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“If you are looking for more freedom or faith in your life, listen to these ladies. They know what they are talking about, because they have lived it.” ~Jeff Goins, Author of Wrecked

The Difference Between Purpose & Passion by Michelle D. Howe

What is your purpose?  What is your passion?  Is it different?  How is it the same? Not sure if you have considered any of these questions in your life but I imagine at one point or another you have asked the question from God, “Why am I here?” I remember as a young twenty something [...]

Jesus was a Black Belt by Michelle D. Howe

Did you hear that Jesus was a Black Belt.  I know is sounds absurd but let me build my case.  I promise you it will be worth your time.   It is said at Master Amy Reed’s Black Belt Academy that every black belt is just a white belt that never gave up.  Jesus never gave [...]

I Don’t Want to Raise “Good” Kids, Jenny Price

Last night of summer. As we sat around the table last night – and my kids endured the “annoying” questions and conversation, I discovered something. I don’t want to raise good kids. I want to raise God-centered kids. I don’t want my kids to behave. I want God to own their hearts. I don’t want [...]

What if we really LET GO? Tammy Bolt Werthem

I posted a statement on Facebook the other day and asked people to complete the sentence. Here it is: My life, relationship, situation, employment, attitude would change significantly if I let go of___________________________. The responses were honest, authentic and so telling.  Thank you to everyone who took the time to comment!   The common denominator [...]

You Might Be a Martyr Mom If… Jenny Price (Mom of Five)

I enjoyed sharing at Hello Darling, MOPS page, about 11 Things to Improve Your Life Right Now.  We welcome any new readers from this site today. Read about how to rest and play more and enjoy trying on some of the practices of self-care for women and moms. It’s a must read it if you can relate to this [...]

Freedom From My Chains (Denesia Christine)

Psalm 116:16   O Lord, truly I am your servant. I am your servant, the son of your maidservant, you have freed me from my chains. What exactly does freedom mean? According to Webster:  1: the quality or state of being free: as a: the absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action b: [...]

The Clueless and The Called, Guest Post, Gretchen Smeltzer

God has called you.  Are you listening?  Are you moving? He calls us to Himself, to freedom, and to more – to a hope that never stops and a hope we will never understand this side of Heaven. He calls us each differently, equips us for His good works, to make His Name Greater. He calls [...]

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