Tag: love

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You Are Not A Follower

When our daughter was smaller, pretty much ever since she stepped out into the world and entered kindergarten, I would tell her so often as she got out the car, “You are not a follower, you are leader. It doesn’t matter what other kids around you are doing do not engage in things that are wrong. You may feel left out and even pressured … Read More You Are Not A Follower

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Don’t You Dare Give Up

Every Tuesday since October, I have been doing Real Talk Tuesday on my Facebook page where I dig into a topic and speak some truth to encourage others. My mission is to bring truth, light and encouragement to as many women as possible, helping them to realize who they are and allow them to tell their story, while leaving them ridiculously hopeful for tomorrow. … Read More Don’t You Dare Give Up

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Freedom From “Religious” Expectations

I want to help you destroy a lie on this beautiful day. I think someone needs to hear this. You know as women of God we want to be “good Christians” and read our bibles, attend study groups, go to all the church things, feel like we are doing “our part”, do “Christian things”, but yall the idea of all that above is basically … Read More Freedom From “Religious” Expectations

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Longing For Something More

It’s the last month of the year and of a decade. I have been getting this gentle nudge to slow down and really narrow my focus. To really be honest with myself and how I have been spending my time. To really be honest about this holiday season. To not focus on more, more, more, but to actually be content with less. As I … Read More Longing For Something More

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Its Okay To Slow Down

When I woke up this morning, I already knew it was going to be a bit dreary. It stormed all night and the thunder woke me up quite a few times throughout the night, not to mention Thor, our big Carolina dog, pacing back and forth through the room. I can’t hardly hear anything while I am asleep, but his claws tapping on the … Read More Its Okay To Slow Down