Redeemed to Speak

I was introduced to a poem the other day I had never heard in totality before, and when I did, something stirred within me. Something so profound, so raw, so unabashedly authentic, it hasn’t let my heart go. Something that rekindled the passion within me to never go silent, because in my silence…another life remains […]

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The Messenger

When we hear messages, we must consider the source – the messenger. We must consider whom we’re getting them from to see if they are valid in our lives. Lamentations 3:40 has become my life verse in the last 6 years of my life. It’s a litmus test God has given us to see if what […]

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Thawing the Broken Heart

Sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me. Childhood nursery rhymes sound fairly innocent on the surface. Seeking to lessen blows to our hearts, and encouraging distinct messages that sound pretty on the surface, alas, the underlying messages muddy the waters of our emotional lives; rendering us unarmed for the battle ahead. I […]

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Living Real Life

Who’s ever felt out of place in The Church? Like a square peg trying to fit into a round hole? Who’s hurting to simply be a Christian right now? Know you’re not alone in your struggle, dear friend. And know it’s okay to to feel as you are…just make sure you don’t stay stuck in your feelings. No, you don’t […]

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