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Ordinary to Extraordinary Obedience: Ordinary to Extraordinary

Posted by Guest Blogger on June 13, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

If you are anything like me, you long for the extraordinary life God has created you for. Ephesians 2:10 tells us that He has created each of us for a purpose. “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” I find […]

Thanks Jesus. I can save myself. Thanks, Jesus. But I Can Save Myself.

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 16, 2019 in Faith, Happiness, Unite, Build, Live, Wisdom

“My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. I do not treat the grace of God as meaningless. For if keeping […]

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 […]

The Ability to Stand The Ability to Stand

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 25, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Hope, Unite, Build, Live

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, resilience is defined as: “an ability to recover or adjust easily to misfortune or change.” The word resilience brings me anxiety, because what it means is that hardships are guaranteed. I doubt there are people out there jumping for joy at the thought of hardships. This concept is a topic […]

Perseverance Perseverance: An Act of Faith

Posted by Ashley Bell on April 18, 2019 in Contributing Author, Faith, Unite, Build, Live

Most people who know me, know that I like the Golden Girls. There are few things that come between me and an evening spent giggling with Dorothy, Rose, Sophia, and Blanche. However, the other night I was feeling inspired to get out of my old routine and change it up with a good ole’ documentary. […]