The Paradox of New – Brittany Nelson

Author: Brittany Nelson There’s been a lot of NEW in my life lately. New job, new personal business, new class in seminary, new boots for the fall season. And honestly, sometimes the new can be absolutely terrifying (except for my boots – they’re super cute). New brings you to the edge of the unknown and […]

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What Do You Armor Up With? – Dr. Brené Brown

Every Monday I share a devotion, article, or video from one of my favorite writers, speakers, or ministers.  In the clip below, Dr. Brené Brown she shares about our tendency to “armor up” and the power of vulnerability. Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston and has spent the past sixteen […]

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My Crusty Kitchen And The Power Of Showing Up – Sarah DeLotelle

Author: Sarah DeLotelle I’m convinced that a healthy life is a cultivated life. Happy marriages aren’t found, they’re cultivated. Thriving community is stumbled upon, it’s cultivated. Abs of steel aren’t given at birth, they’re cultivated ;). Ignore or neglect any of these areas and they’ll suffer. You can damage something just as easily through neglect […]

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Your One Wild Life Now – A Podcast From Drew McClure

Every Monday I share an article, devotion, or video from one of my favorite authors, speakers, or ministers. Today I’m sharing a link to Drew McClures’s new podcast! Drew was the guest speaker at our Youth Winter Retreat in 2014, ans spoke at Rising Weekend in 2015. Drew is one of my all time favorite […]

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The WHOLE Armor of God

Author: Caroline Tiller “Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic […]

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False Humility In Our World Today – Bailey Tiller

Author: Bailey Tiller Typical pride promotes cockiness, arrogance, etc. Most of us get that and try to stay far away from that. False humility, on the other hand, tends to fly under the radar because it masquerades as humility. This makes sense because Christ like humility is one of the best characteristics we can have […]

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The Practice of Lectio Divina

Photo by Mia Baker on Unsplash At our Women’s Retreat this past weekend, our speaker, Megan, introduced us to the practice of Lectio Divina. Lectio Divina, literally meaning “divine reading,” is an ancient practice of praying the Scriptures. During Lectio Divina, the practitioner listens to the text of the Bible with the “ear of the […]

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