Posts about Freedom

Reframing Our Seasons Reframing Our “Seasons”

Posted by Kendra Vollstedt on August 1, 2019 in Contributing Author, Faith, Freedom, Hope

I am exceptional at getting in my own way 99% of the time. Add this blog to the long list of things I have been asked to do where I have overthought, over-complicated and overworked Jesus right out of ‘em. It is astounding to me how quickly I run to hiding behind practically anything to […]

Ebenezer Stones Ebenezer Stones

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 9, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Uncategorized

“I will remember the deeds of the LORD; I will remember Your wonders of old. I will ponder all Your work, and meditate on Your mighty deeds. Your way, O God, is holy.”  – Psalms 77:11-13 For the last several years I’ve dreamt of hosting an event where a group of friends come over with […]

Courage Living with Courage

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 2, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

When I reflect on the idea of courage, a particular moment from high school stands out in my mind. Two of my close friends (both of whom happened to be large, broad-shouldered, football players) were physically brawling in front of our school. Upon realizing what was happening, I marched my 5’6” frame through the crowd […]

Fearless Two Ways to Reduce Fear

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 11, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Wisdom

A few years ago, my new year’s resolution was to identify things in this world that will not be present in eternity. If death and evil will not be permitted beyond the pearly gates, what might that New Earth look like? I knew that there will be no more tears, and that lions and lambs […]

Becoming Whole and Holy Becoming Whole and Holy

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 4, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Happiness

If there’s one thing I have learned from following God these past 30 years, it’s this hard-learned truth: The word relentless describes Him and not me. In the last few years my family and I have moved cities and left everything known to follow God’s call into the unknown. Now, almost three years, we are […]