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Mum And I: Pretty As A Posy

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What do mums and flowers have in common? They brighten up our day, have the power to turn our frowns upside down, and they come in a variety of personalities and temperance. There’s the sunny, outgoing mum, the one who adores romance, and the one who exudes timeless beauty. 
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5 Lessons You Need (But Weren’t in Your Textbooks)

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It’s easy to think that good grades are all one needs to succeed in life, but we need more than just knowing that the area of a circle is π r², or F = M A. There are many things in our life that textbooks can’t teach us, so how do we navigate life in those instances?

Keys To Fruitful Living

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Most of us desire to live a flourishing life, and often strive to find the secret to a fruitful, bumper crop. But we don’t have to look very far to find the keys to fruitful living.

Let's Talk About Godly Women

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We’ve all heard of the Proverbs 31 woman: She’s this competent all-rounder with a long list of accomplishments—someone who has it all.  Perhaps most of us feel intimidated when we read the passage, but Proverbs 31 isn't written to incite guilt or to make us live up to an impossible standard, but is an invitation to live our lives in the fear of the Lord (v. 30) and in obedience to Him.

5 Realities Of What It Means To Be Christ-like

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As Christians, we all aspire to be just like Christ. But what does it actually mean? And how will we know that we’re living like Christ?

Say Hello To The 'New You'

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We’re often on a journey to find the “new us”. We try new diets and workout routines, new clothing trends, and the latest skincare products, in hopes that they will lead us to the shiny “new us” we’ve envisioned.
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Why We Struggle To Pray

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We all know that God yearns to fellowship with us in prayer, but it can be a challenge to know what to pray for or to intentionally set aside time to pray. Whether it’s a sin stopping us from going to God or we’ve been too busy entertaining the distractions of life, let’s explore some hindrances that prevent us from going to God in prayer.

Forget Resolutions, Set Life Goals

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With every new year that rolls around, we often make resolutions but fail to keep them, leaving us feeling defeated or discouraged mid way through the year. But what if we forget about making resolutions, and instead set life-goals to help us live each day intentionally, through a life-long journey of knowing Christ?

The Unexpected Places God Sends Us

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One of my church’s former pastors and later chaplain of the United States Senate, Dr. Richard Halverson, formed a beautiful benediction that started, “You go nowhere by accident. Wherever you go, God is sending you.” Recently, I’ve been reflecting on some events that are teaching me every circumstance and situation can be used by God for His purposes.