The Sparkle Egg by Jill Hardie (+ a Giveaway!)

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You may remember me talking about The Sparkle Box by Jill Hardie. It is a very touching story about teaching your kids to honor Jesus’ birthday at Christmas. Bradley really got involved in the story and was intentional about filling up our sparkle box at home. Recently, we had the opportunity to read the lastest release from Jill […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (Heartfelt Thanks)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. I would not be where I am today without the friends and family who have mentored me throughout the past three years. To them, I offer my most heartfelt thanks: My son My family, immediate and extended Ken and […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (Where I Am Today)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. ~ Deuteronomy 6:5, ESV It’s hard to believe three whole years have passed since I first started this […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (A Test)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. And Jesus, looking at him, loved him, and said to him, ‘You lack one thing: go, sell all that you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me.’ ~ Mark […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (One Year)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us… ~ […]

Winner of Praying for Boys by Brooke McGlothlin…

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Thank you to those who entered the giveaway for Praying for Boys by Brooke McGlothlin! This is a must-read book for moms of boys, in my opinion. You can purchase a copy here. Random.org chose: Vicki W. Congrats, Vicki! Since you already provided your mailing address, you should be getting a package with your book very […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (Lessons About God and Grief)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through […]

Christian & Divorced: Finding Joy in a Season of Grief (Looking Back)

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NOTE: If you are just joining us, you can catch up on the entire series here. O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. ~ Psalm 63:1, ESV People ask me […]