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Learning to Be Less

On this particular day I’ve been invited to participate in: a 5K to raise funds for my kids’ school a 5K to raise awareness about human trafficking and support a local rescue home a women’s brunch and Bible study at my church a Community Day fair at our local park …


Celebrating Passover

My kids know the history behind Passover and can relate the Old Testament stories. They talk of the plagues and the Red Sea and Pharoah’s stubborn heart, but, since we’re not Jewish and most of their Jewish friends aren’t practicing, they miss a lot of its power. They forget that …

Raising Mission Minded 1000

How to Raise Mission-Minded Kids

Missions has been close to my heart since I became a Christian in high school, nearly twenty years ago. I majored in missions (and Bible) in college; I have worked with church-planting, ESL (English as a Second Language), mission mobilization and humanitarian relief in three countries and three states. I …


We need a little more … BOOM!

Ellie marched out wearing lace-trimmed fuchsia tights, a rhinestone-encrusted skirt, and a turquoise and purple plaid jacket topped with a green puffy vest. “Baby, that is an outfit.” She shrugged her shoulders. “Yeah, I guess. It’s just … well, it needs more beauty. It needs some snap … some BOOM! It needs …

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