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  • You’re Not a Sinner

    By on February 24, 2017

    You’re not a sinner. Even if that statement bothers you, offends you, or even if you think I’m dead wrong…. I’d like for you to do me a favor….give me the benefit of the doubt…. I promise to try to clear up the confusion surrounding this...

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  • God Woke Me Up at 5 AM to Say This

    By on February 3, 2017

    Something very interesting happened this morning. This morning I woke up very abruptly at exactly 5am. I was still sleepy, but I was wide awake with no chance of falling back asleep. During that time I was awake, God showed me with great detail some specific...

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  • How to Get Vision for Your Life

    By on January 27, 2017

    Do you know any people who are amazing visionaries? They ALWAYS have great ideas flowing and they always seem to be scheming to take over the world, don’t they? Well in this blog, not only do I want to help you get vision for your life,...

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  • Are you content, or are you stagnant?

    By on December 9, 2016

    There is a difference between being content in your present life season, and being stagnant and in need of refreshing. A person who has become stagnant in life believes that nothing will ever change, therefore there’s no point in doing things different. There’s no point in...

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  • Is Grace Something We Need to Be Careful With?

    By on September 16, 2016

    Dude, there are so many books out there on grace. Some are good and some turn my stomach. There are SO many teachings out there about grace, and I don’t know what in the world makes me think I have any more authority to talk about...

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  • When Did God Get Banned from Schools?

    By on August 27, 2016

    It never fails that when I’m talking with other Christian parents, I come across someone lamenting that God/Prayer/Bibles/Jesus is not allowed in the public schools. This right here puzzles me. Deeply. Who told us these things are not allowed? Like I’m thoroughly confused. Who told us...

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  • 4 ways to Love to a Person Whose Love Language is Acts of Service

    By on August 20, 2016

    Guest post by Rene Picota.  My wife recently wrote a great blog on what “love languages” are, and how to love a person whose primary love language is words of affirmation. If you haven’t read her blog yet, please read it by clicking here. I am...

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  • Unanswered Prayer, or Bullet Dodged?

    By on August 20, 2016

    When I was 16 I was about as rebellious as teenagers come. If my parents wanted me to do something, I didn’t do it. If they didn’t want me around someone, we became BFFs. I think you get the picture. There was this guy, and he started...

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  • I Am Not Color Blind

    By on August 16, 2016

    I’m just an ordinary white American woman pastor. What authority do I even have to say anything on the topic of racial injustices, racism or equality? I dunno, maybe the same authority as any of us. But even more than being a pastor, more than I’m...

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  • 4 Ways to Love a Person Whose Love Language is Words of Affirmation

    By on July 30, 2016

    I think by now it’s safe to say that many many people have heard of Gary Chapman’s book, The 5 Love Languages. I highly recommend that book if you haven’s already read it. There is a version for adults. one for loving your teenager, and even...

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