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  • Forgiveness Part 1: Dear Richard

    Dear Richard  Today I write you not as the scared little girl you used to intimidate but as the strong women of God who is ready to make peace! Someone really wise once told me that forgiveness isn’t for the person who hurt you. It is for the well being of your heart, soul and […]

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  • Tomorrow Never Comes

    Recently I have been feeling a sense of urgency. It started a few months ago as I was realizing that life is flying before my eyes. I am an amazing visionary, but I am not always an amazing doer. Fear can sink its teeth so far into me that I am paralyzed right in my […]

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  • It Takes A Village

    I told God at the beginning of this adventure that if he opened doors, I would go. As we loaded up and backed out of the driveway a few weekends ago, Isabella asked for about the tenth time, “mom where on earth is this place located?” I had been invited to speak at a church […]

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  • Chosen Path

    Volleyball camp, science camp, baseball camp, church camps, new summer clothes, travel, and don’t forget the lifetime memories. Did I mention food and everyday needs that a family of 7 require? The financial pressure is too much for one man to bare and yet the sacrifice of me getting a fulltime job is one we […]

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  • Dear Single Mommas

    Dear single mom- You made it to the end of another day! You’re tired! Another week is upon us and while everyone is planning their weekend shenanigans, you’re looking at the loads of laundry already piling up and the kids who will be home all weekend. For some of you, the bills sucked up your […]

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  • In the Wait

    On Good Friday, we mourn and there is a sadness we cannot deny. It is the day Jesus went to the cross to save us for the sin and shame God knew he would obtain. Then Sunday comes and we REJOICE!! The grave is empty because not even death could hold him. He is the […]

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  • Family

    When I speak in schools, I always tell kids that I have no degree that qualifies me to do what I do! All I have is a testimony and life that I know I am not to keep to myself. It’s amazing how willing people are to open up about their struggles when they know […]

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  • Repellent or Magnet

    We all have a story and a reason we believe the things we do. We may come from the same nation, neighborhood or raised in the same church but we still have several different visions of the world. Most of us have a story that has changed us or put us on the path we […]

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  • Followers

    “Be a leader, Not a follower.” I bet your parents told you that at least 100 times growing up. We strive as parents, to teach our kids about leadership, peer pressure and the danger in following blind behind popularity with statements like, “If Susan jumped off a bridge Lindsay, would you do it?” I don’t […]

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  • Dodgeball

    This last Saturday, my two boys woke up so excited and ready to dominate in the dodgeball tournament I had signed us up for just a few weeks before. They had so many different ideas of how fast they would throw the ball and how they were going to jump quickly out of the way […]

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