Silence

This word may not be for everybody, but it sure hit me where I’m at when I read it.

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October Update

It’s been about a month since I gave you all a life update, so I’m doing another one.  I know that in my update at the beginning of September, I said that August had been a wild month, but September was even more insane *in a good way*.

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Sorry…Traveling Again

Hey guys, this week’s sermon notes are going to be late again because I was driving while listening to the message this week and obviously couldn’t take notes and drive. 🙂 I’ll try to listen to it again and take and upload notes by the end of the week, but the next couple of weeks are so busy so no promises.

Be sure to be on the lookout for some upcoming travel posts!

Life Verses: Part Six: Psalm 37:4

I’m back again with another verse that has been impactful to me.  In this series, I’ve been taking you through several verses that helped me get through various seasons of my life and have a special place in my heart.  I hope that as I share these verses with you and what they meant to me that you’ll find they apply to your life also and that you’ll find some encouragement in these posts! Now, let’s get on to this installment’s verse.

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Among the Dead

My family, friends, and I went to the Yellow Daisy festival this weekend at Stone Mountain Park, and then did a sunset hike up the mountain afterwords.  Along the way, we found some of the yellow daisies for which the festival was named. 

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This one in particular captured my attention and I took a picture of it—because there was just one flourishing among the dead. 

It reminded me of the valley of dry bones in Ezekiel 37:

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Guest Post: Corrie Haynes

I’m so excited to introduce my new friend Corrie to you all! She’s a DJ on my favorite radio station, and I’ve listened to her for several years.  Last year, I would listen to her speak in the afternoons as I came home from cosmetology school, and it encouraged me to keep going.  She was also a cosmetology student who wanted to keep her faith first in the life of glitter, glam, and make-your-own-way.  A couple months ago, she shared on the radio that she wished for a friend who understood what she was going through, and I found her on social media and reached out to her.  After chatting for a couple weeks, we met up in person and really enjoyed each other’s company (yes, if you’re studying the pictures, it was at a Waffle House).  I asked her to guest blog today so that I could share her with you all; she radiates the joy of the Lord and wisdom, and is really a treasure.

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Life Verses: Part Five: Zechariah 4:10

Well, it’s been a while since the last Life Verses post, hasn’t it? I got so caught up in sharing my travel adventures that I just never got back around to telling you about some verses that impacted me for a season of my life.  In case you’re new here and don’t remember the previous Life Verses posts, let me catch you up on what’s going on.  In Christian circles, it’s not uncommon to hear people saying they have a “life verse” or asking other what their “life verse” is.  This would be a verse that has stuck with them throughout their Christian life.  For me, there’s not just one verse that’s a favorite or dear to my heart: there’s several.  Each one made an impact for at least a couple months of my life for the season I was in.  In this series, I’m going back through verses that have been special to me and telling you what they mean to me.

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