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Life-Saving Truth

If Your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction. I will never forget Your precepts, for by them You have preserved my life. — ...

The Flirtation Experiment: Passion

~ Lisa Jacobson & Phylicia Masonheimer I heard him walk through the front door, but I never even looked up. By the time my husband, Matt, came home that evening, ...

Unstick

If a woman can change her mind, she can change her life. ~ Jennifer Allwood Alright, friend, we’ve made it to the point where it’s time to put your money ...

When Your Grief Is Almost More Than You Can Handle

I remember well the day my husband, Danny, gave me my engagement ring.We were sitting on the couch beside the fireplace in my parents’ living room.Inside a little black velvet ...

Grief Is a Kitten

The healthiest, most wholehearted people I know are the ones who have suffered, who have lost, who have wrestled, who have pushed back up to the surface. I thought that ...

The Prison of People Pleasing

Am I now trying to win the approval of human beings, or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I ...

Trust Me by Relinquishing Control

Trust Me by relinquishing control into My hands. Let go, and recognize that I am God. This is My world: I made it and I control it. Yours is a ...

Rescue Eve

Then God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it; have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds ...

A Hopeful Perspective

My friend Sophia is a lawyer who specializes in wills and trusts. I love spending time with her because she tells the best stories. She says there's something that happens ...

You’re Invited to the Revelation: Extravagant Hope Online Bible Study with Margaret Feinberg

He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away. — ...

Healing Is a Process

God Stopped for HerThe closest communion with God comes, I believe, through the sacrament of tears. Just as grapes are crushed to make wine and grain to make bread, so ...

Fiction Friday: Good Reads for March

Spring is springing! Is your book bag ready to be refilled before vacation? Is your nightstand eager to be piled high with new reads for this month? We've got something ...

Meditate on the Word

Turn to the Bible for inspiration in your meditation.  The concept of lectio divina is an ancient practice of taking a piece of Scripture — a parable, a verse, part ...

The Grace of Your Story

I have been incredibly privileged. I grew up a pastor’s kid at a huge church in Houston, Texas. I was raised in a Christian home by two incredibly loving parents ...

Hopeless — Then Jesus Arrived

Author’s note: Ever wondered what it was like to live in a country so dangerous for believers that you were forced to go to an Underground Church? For 20 over ...

Praying against Self-Harm and Suicide

The Lord has chosen you to be His treasured possession. — Deuteronomy 14:2I first heard about the practice of cutting when our oldest daughter was in middle school. We lived ...

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WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

Find a way - The Way - to deeper intimacy with God! Join bestselling author Ann Voskamp as we discover the S.A.C.R.E.D. daily habit, a way of life, that will reorient our souls in relation to God through Scripture, prayer, and study. Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 6 study videos and other free Bible study resources when you sign up. Study starts 6/13!