Courage

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When I was ten, my best friend was a girl from church named Tracie. She was two years older, infinitely more street-wise. We made potions, dressed up in her mom’s […]

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Here in the South, we are all about manners. We say please and thank you. We grow up learning to ask permission to do any and every thing. This is […]

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“You are God, You’re the Great I Am” Breath of life I breathe You in Even in the fire, I’m alive in You! You are strong in my brokenness Sovereign […]

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One evening after an intense “discussion,” my husband, J. J., told me that no matter what he did or how hard he tried, it was never enough for me. He […]

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I had a realization this morning about a habit I have, one that maybe you have too. And choosing to get rid of this habit is starting to change everything. […]

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This is a prayer for the girlfriends among us, Lord. You knew we’d need each other and that we would rock the whole girlfriend thing. So, thank You for the […]

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A bright Sunday morning in south Georgia. The children’s choir stood on the carpeted platform in two fidgety rows, while their parents beamed. Anticipation hung in the air like dust […]

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I finished something recently that I wasn’t sure I could do. Everything about it felt intimidating — the length of time, the commitment, the planning, the work. Before I’d even […]