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Activate Your Power and Authority

Pick any day and scroll through Facebook and you are sure to see friends dealing with illness, the passing of a loved one, issues at work, etc. You may see others venting and/or "spilling the tea" about everything going on in their lives. Carmen is having a hard day at work because her co-worker is… Continue reading Activate Your Power and Authority

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5 Scriptures on Conquering Fear

“We are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.” – Romans 8:37 When I was 11 years old, I fell while riding my bicycle. The handlebars jabbed me directly underneath my rib cage – ouch, it was so painful! It was so painful that I didn’t have an appetite the next day. I love… Continue reading 5 Scriptures on Conquering Fear

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Is Modesty Overrated?

Growing up as a preacher's daughter in an Apostolic household, I would dread having to wear long skirts ALL the time. My parent's were lenient enough to allow me to change into shorts for P.E. class. However, I knew of some parents who were totally against that requirement too. When I went off to college,… Continue reading Is Modesty Overrated?

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A Relaxing Vacation – Just What the Children Ordered

My husband and I made last minute plans for a get-away with the children during their Spring Break this year. Knowing that it is close to the end of Spring semester for me and I have a major research study due and a major paper due, I figured that I could get some school work… Continue reading A Relaxing Vacation – Just What the Children Ordered

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Motivational Monday Devotion – August 6, 2018

It's Your Time to Grow “But the ones on the good soil are the people who hear the word but also hold on to it with good and honest hearts, producing a crop through endurance.” - Luke 8:15 (ISV) My children and I recently planted seeds in a raised container garden.  To be honest, gardening is… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – August 6, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – July 30, 2018

Taken for Granted “But God demonstrates his love for us by the fact that the Messiah died for us while we were still sinners." - Romans 5:8 (ISV) I think that we sometimes take for granted how much Jesus LOVES us. I know that I am guilty of it. Most of us learned the bible… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – July 30, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – July 23, 2018

Spiritual Inventory in Progress “Keep examining yourselves to see whether you are continuing in the faith. Test yourselves! You know, don’t you, that Jesus the Messiah lives in you? Could it be that you are failing the test?" - 2 Corinthians 13:5 (NIV) In order to remain profitable, most retail stores have some sort of inventory… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – July 23, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – July 16, 2018

Time to Change Your Address “Moses answered the people, 'Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Egyptians you see today you will never see again. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.'  Then the Lord said to Moses, 'Why are you crying out to me? Tell the Israelites to move on.'"… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – July 16, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – July 9, 2018

Moving On ~ Moving Forward “Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – July 9, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – July 2, 2018

Stop and Smell the Roses “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose.” - Romans 8:28 (NIV) A few weeks ago, I learned something new about my husband. We will be celebrating our 11th wedding anniversary this coming… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – July 2, 2018

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Motivational Monday Devotion – June 25, 2018

Are You a Professional Weightlifter? “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is… Continue reading Motivational Monday Devotion – June 25, 2018