Encouragement to Overcome Isolation

Encouragement to Overcome Isolation

“That’s where they getcha.” My daughter used the phrase while trying to use a coupon at a store then realizing she needed to buy multiples of an item before the discount became valid. My husband said it last week when he realized the satellite TV package he purchased...

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Joy in Daily Frustrations

Joy in Daily Frustrations

a guest post by Meredith Curtis “Move!” I ordered aloud to the car in front of me. I was at a stop light that had just turned green, running late, of course. The car just sat and finally moved forward through a yellow light. For me to follow, I would have run a red...

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Find Joy in Worship

Find Joy in Worship

The Joy-Worship Connection a guest post by Jennifer King As Christians, we can find joy in worship, which is a big part of our faith. I dare say, it's one of the most important things we do! Worship is knit into the very fiber of who we are as new creations in Christ....

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Why Joy is Always Within Reach

Why Joy is Always Within Reach

I’ll share a secret with you. Once upon a time, in a land not so far away, I was a joyless person. My life had happiness, of course, but rarely did I see, feel, experience, or even understand true joy. You can bet that I prayed for joy. I experienced great curiosity...

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4 Strategies to Help Find Joy After Loss

4 Strategies to Help Find Joy After Loss

Our family is in the midst of a challenging year. While the Lord has poured out blessings to the point of overflow, we’ve also experienced significant loss in a variety of forms. Through it all, we have worked hard to cling to our joy. We understand the importance of...

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The Truth About Mistakes

The Truth About Mistakes

Naturally, I was running late. As hard as I try to avoid it, I’m generally 5-10 minutes behind schedule, this time due at a gathering with some girlfriends at a quaint restaurant in Old Town. Thinking ahead, I knew that the parking situation could present a few...

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