About the Author

Heather Arbuckle is a writer who lives in McKinney, Texas with her husband and college sweetheart, Marty. Together, they have three amazing blessings from Heaven named Jack, Lily, and Sofie. Currently, Heather is excited to announce the release of her first book with Jebaire Publishing titled Morning Glory: Prayers, Petitions,...

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  1. Beautiful Heather, thank you so much for these soul-refreshing words. They made me let out a sigh of relief, nod my head in agreement, and then let peace settle over me again. What a lovely way to start a new week. So glad you shared your words and heart with us!

  2. What a great reminder to shine like stars Heather! I know that what makes the difference for me is that looking up! When I see Him clearly – I reflect who He is!

    Welcome to (in)courage as the first guest of the new site girl! Lovely to meet you!

  3. Great article friend! Love the reminder that we need to leave all of our stuff behind and just look up and praise Him! I have been weary this past week with working so much and I have had to remember…”Those who hope in the Lord will renew renew their strength. Thery will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Is 40:31
    Love you sister!!

  4. Thanks Heather for opening your heart up to encourage so many others. These words helped me so much today. God is using your words in so many ways!

  5. I so miss the freedom of running and feeling that sharp wind on my face… but I just felt it again now in your words. perfection.

  6. Heather,

    Thank you for this encouraging blog. Lately I have been forgetting to look up and receive the peace of God. Thanks for reminding me that even in the middle of our darkest struggles we can still find peace from God just by looking up to him.

    God Bless you!

    In Christ’s Love & prayers
    Sis in Christ

  7. your words actually made my day. Only God make this true when we go through a tiring day. This message has encouraged me alot and also i love to stand alone out in the open sky and hear Him talking to me and showing His wonderful ceation and teaching me through it. God bless you and keep you strong till the day we meet Him[Christ].

  8. Ladies. Your encouraging words and stories of how this article has touched your hearts is such a blessing to me. Thanks for sharing how God is working in your lives. I pray you are all enjoying the beauty of the day. Wishing you much love and even more chocolate.