Jennie Allen #inRL - incourage.me

Sarah Henry sat on my bed and watched me pack for a trip. She was impatient that I was leaving. I was one of her only friends because she had […]

(in)RL - inrl.us - We Need YOUR Story

I was blank. How do you follow in such big footsteps? When Lisa-Jo needed to hand off the visionary baton for (in)RL to someone else, and I was that person, I […]

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Freedom Givers

Mar 10, 2014 by

Since the early days of incourage, we dreamed of what it might look like to bring our reading community together, the kind of gathering where we carried offline those friendships […]


The Saturday morning after Christmas I opened our bedroom door, stepped into the Camp family version of Noah’s flood, and screamed. A pipe backed up and dumped my daughter’s draining […]

building bridges not walls - incourage.me

I’ve cleared a space, picked up the clothes thrown atop the desk chair, and baked warm brownies. You are welcome here. It’s messy and a little bit scattered, full of […]


These girls are smiling for a very important reason. They know they made a good investment. What feels better than putting our faith in good stock? These girls didn’t have […]


I have always been a planner. A definitive type-A lover of color-coded spreadsheet, a well executed plan, and smoothly handled logistics. The moments in my life that have caused me […]


You know how some things are so close to your heart that you hesitate long before speaking them? Some things, people, and ideas are just too precious to not hold […]