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A special day this year

I learned so much from Yom Kippur this year “On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink.” (John 7:37 ESV) I probably started studying the festivals, or appointed times, found in Leviticus…

Believe Me

God’s Ways Are Higher “When I don’t understand Your Ways, help me to believe in Your Ways.” I’ve been taking some time this summer to determine what I want to actually accomplish with this website and (truth be told) the next phase of my life.  So much has happened that…

Distinguished by pain

Distinguished through pain, not defined by it (Part One) “The direction we choose will determine if our lives will take on the identity of pain or become distinguished by the fruitfulness that can come through pain.” Now Jabez was more honorable than his brothers, and his mother called his name…

Throne Room Strategy

Read the story of King Jehoshaphat in 2 Chronicles, chapters 17 – 20 to follow along. This is part three of our discussion on “what to do, when you don’t know what to do”. Click here for part one.  As King Jehoshaphat heard the news of  an enormous battle that was…

Our eyes are on you

Read the story of King Jehoshaphat in 2 Chronicles, chapters 17 – 20 to follow along. This is part two of our discussion on “what to do, when you don’t know what to do”. Click here for part one.  Here is a quick summary of what we have learned (about…

They Are My Purpose

They are my purpose “Your greatest contribution to the Kingdom of God may not be something you do, but someone you raise”- Andy Stanley.   As we navigate through our lives in an effort to fulfill our God-given purpose, I think it is important for those of us who have…

Free From Fear

Free From Fear by: Sarah Hall M.A. LPCC-S Jim Rohn once said, “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary”. For some people, ordinary is ok, they strive for the ordinary life.  I can’t blame them, actually. There is something very…

Made To Soar

Made to Soar by: Sarah Hall M.A. LPCC-S “You were made to soar”—-These were the words that echoed in my head while sitting on the front row of my church,  this past Sunday, and listening to my dear sister in Christ read Psalm 124. It was one of those moments…

Persistence

Persistence by: Sarah Hall M.A. LPCC-S The last time we were together I posed two questions, “What is your why and what is your purpose?”  These are two of the most critical questions to ask yourself for living out who God created you to be. Your purpose is what you…