Blog

Exemplify Exemplify

Posted by Guest Blogger on March 21, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

In many ways, our culture would like us to believe that we don’t need anyone. To exemplify the superwoman in all ways! But is that really what God calls us to? God calls us to exemplify HIM; to shine HIS light into this broken and human world. Living this out in real life requires great […]

True Rest

Posted by Guest Blogger on March 14, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger

“Come to me, all who are weary and heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” (Matt 11:28-30) God’s words spoke over me as I lay on my couch crying, tears running down my cheeks and onto my Chevron pillow. The light of my living room lamp was too bright; its shine hurt my eyes. […]

(Do Not) Conform (Do Not) Conform

Posted by Guest Blogger on March 10, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

“The thief comes only to steal, kill, and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” (John 10:10) Do you believe Jesus can lead you into full, abundant life? I don’t know the details of your story and what you have come to believe about yourself, but I do know this. […]

Longing for Reunion The Longing for Reunion

Posted by Guest Blogger on February 28, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

Reunite. I hear this word and my mind bursts into a multitude of scenes I’ve witnessed before. The ecstatic airport greeting party. The soldier returning home. The foster child being placed with his mother again. The shameful shrug of a couple returning after an argument. The simple act of stepping in the doorway to family […]

Adapt to Thrive Adapt to Thrive

Posted by Guest Blogger on February 21, 2019 in Faith, Family, Guest Blogger, Happiness, Wisdom

Life. It can throw you a curve ball. Okay, I know nothing about sports and probably should shy away from metaphors involving anything athletic, but you know what I mean. Just when you think you’ve got things figured out, BOOM! I am an adoptive parent of twin boys. We have recently been thrust into the […]