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50 Random Acts of Kindness

I’ve really been wanting to be more intentional about blessing people around me with random acts of kindness. I wanted these acts to be more than what would be considered common courtesy, such as holding a door for someone, and I needed things that could be done inexpensively. I was having trouble coming up with…

Review: You Don’t Know Me

I started reading Susan May Warren’s Deep Haven series with My Foolish Heart. Since then, I’ve jumped on every opportunity to snatch up one of Ms. Warren’s books to review. You Don’t Know Me was no exception. Annalise Decker seems to be your typical stay-at-home soccer mom to her two teens and one tween. Married…

Love. Serve. Lead.

God’s been working on me a lot lately. Like really a lot. It’s been a lot of little things that have added up to some big changes in my attitude and my outlook on life and my role as a Christ-follower. Several months ago, our worship leader preached one Sunday morning when our pastor was…

He Knows My Name

Quick! What percentage of people in the United States believe in God? That was the opening question at church this week. There was even a poll for us to vote on with our smartphones (so glad I have one now because it was fun to play along) on You Version’s “Live” app. Yes, I’m purposely…