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We Are What We Eat

“Tell me what you eat and I will tell you what you are.”  Anthelme Brillat-Savarin – 1826  I read the book “You Are What You Eat” several years ago. The book suggested if we eat good food, then we’ll be healthy. Wha

Unsatisfied Passion

  “Nothing teaches us about the preciousness of the Creator as much as when we learn the emptiness of everything else.”  Charles Hadden Spurgeon  I recently wrote about Mary of Bethany and how she was never in a hurry when she sat an
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The God Who Sees Me

  “God sees us as we are, loves us as we are, and accepts us as we are. But by His grace, He does not leave us as we are.” Tim Keller God has given me such grace for this time of transition. I’m not in any rush to discover why

Come to Me

  “If I will simply come to Jesus, my real life will be brought into harmony with my real desires.”  Oswald Chambers  One of the most comforting passages in Scripture is Matthew 11:28-30. “Come to Me, all you who are weary and bu
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The Art of Listening

  “Listening means responding to what you hear.”  Jennifer Dean  The Lord has drawn me to become more like Mary of Bethany, who sat at Jesus’ feet. I’ve asked Him to show me what she looks like. A few weeks ago while prayin
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I Choose You

  “We cannot have a change in behavior without a change in the way we think.”  Steve Backlund  Christmas celebrations have come and gone, but the pleasant memories still linger in my mind. One of my favorite Christmas songs is called &
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To Us a Child is Born

  “Christmas is the gift from heaven of God’s Son given for free; If Christmas isn’t found in your heart, you won’t find it under the tree.”  Charlotte Carpenter  One of my favorite Scriptures during Christmas sea

God’s Favor

  “Other people may have more talent, education, or experience but God’s favor can cause you to go places you could not go on your own.”  Pinterest  My high school Young Life leader encouraged us to simply say thank you when

The Weaver

  “Suffering is unbearable if you aren’t certain that God is for you and with you.” Tim Keller Life is like one big tapestry. God weaves each person, place, and situation to create a beautiful tapestry. Even the suffering we go