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Pamela Havey Lau Re-engaging In Friendships Is A Path Worth Taking

Posted by Joy Roberts on August 31, 2016 in Faith, Freedom, Friendship, Uncategorized

Written by Guest Blogger, Pamela Havey Lau Several years ago, I needed a friend outside of my current circle to help me navigate an extremely painful life experience.  Before I just randomly talked with anyone who came to mind, I made a list of what I needed in that counsel.  I remember the morning I […]

I Long to Be Free

Posted by Joy Roberts on June 2, 2016 in Faith, Freedom, Friendship, Joy Roberts, Uncategorized

I long to be free… To have the sun on my face and the wind in my hair. When I was young, I had a beautiful appaloosa horse named Danny.  He was a massive, powerful steed covered in spots.  Actually, Danny was not my horse. But his owner, a family friend, allowed me to ride […]

Prayer is Powerful

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 20, 2016 in Faith, Prayer, Uncategorized

    By Melissa Nichols When I was a little girl, praying seemed simple. I would just talk to God openly and honestly, not holding anything back. Because of my childhood relationship with God, I have always have thought of prayer more as a constant conversation rather than a one sided list of requests or […]

Prayer Cards: A Simple Tool That Works By Kari Patterson

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 11, 2016 in Faith, Prayer, Uncategorized

Yesterday as she opened her Bible, a stack of colored index cards slipped out onto the floor. I had to smile. I knew exactly what they were and why she likely kept them with her all the time. Because I do too! I’ve been a Christian for almost 30 years, but I just started really […]

A Rule Followers Guide to Prayer

Posted by Julie Widman on May 4, 2016 in Faith, Julie Widman, Prayer, Uncategorized

Would you consider yourself a “rule-follower”? I do! I proudly state: “I’m a rule follower!” as I ask my friend to go get me a diet coke at a birthday party because I’m not sure it’s allowed. (I realize this aspect of my persona has some major downsides). When the disciples asked, “Jesus teach us […]