Book Review

Are you looking for a Book for Girls?

One of my favorite parts of our home school day is the read aloud time. My kids have enjoyed several books over the past few years, some more than others. This year we have read through a few abridged, young readers versions of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and Little Women. I have four girls and one boy, and it…

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Book Review

A new Take on Lent

Are you currently fasting for Lent? I am not, yet the idea is one that has been sitting in the back of my mind for a few years now. I grew up in a protestant, evangelical church that did not practice the Lenten fast. I had a few friends who were catholic growing up and I was aware of Ash…

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Bible Study

When Jesus doesn’t Act like we want

When Jesus doesn't act like we want it can be hard to handle.

I don’t know about where you live, but here in South Carolina, Spring has begun to show itself. The weather has gotten warmer, the birds are singing and the trees have started to bud. One of the first things that buds around here are the red bud trees. When they begin to bloom, it feels as if, God took an…

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Book Review

Finding healing in a place of heartbreak.

Healing from devestation.

It is a heartbreaking truth, but many people have been impacted by the effects of sexual trauma, abuse, and health conditions. It seems like it is impossible to watch the evening news without hearing about another case of sex trafficking or of some other horrific even that a poor young woman has suffered. Sexual trauma whatever the cause leads to…

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Book Review

When we just need hope as mothers.

Eight years ago my life changed in the most unexpected way. I grew up with dreams, such as becoming a missionary, becoming a writer, maybe being a musician and I hoped I might be a librarian one day. I lived as a single woman for several years. During that time I learned to be thankful for that life even with…

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