Here’s to the breastfeeding moms…

First, watch this. Before I breastfed, I had my own biases and preconceived notions. To be very honest, I was a little "weirded out" by the concept. This journey with my baby was something I never could have anticipated. I hated it at first - being constantly at the "beck and call" of my baby …

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Believe in Me | Devotional

Word For Life Says...

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Support.  The look in another’s eye that says they see the potential in your dreams.  The interest there in seeing you excel greater than where you are; the prompting that pushes you into your destiny further than you ever believed you could possibly be.

To have one backing you in such a way means the world.  An earthly companion who hooks themselves to the future they see in you – marvellous!  But, what if it’s not there?  What if there is none who holds your hand and speaks words of encouragement to strengthen you to power through the fight, and press on?

As much as those pats on the back mean, they pale in comparison to the God who gave you the vision in the first place.  Often raising above the norm to see higher heights becomes a lonesome climb.  Despite the difficulties one faces in the process, God has…

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Your Little Stuff Matters! — Word For Life Says . . .

Even if you think what you bring to the table doesn’t matter, I’m here to tell you it does! Even if you think it’s too small, God specializes in increasing humble beginnings and making them something special to shine for His glory. Remember, every great tree that stands tall in the forest started from a …

Answered Prayer: A different kind of manna

Manna: the substance miraculously supplied as food to the Israelites in the wilderness (Exodus 16). - Google's Dictionary Breastfeeding has been an unexpected journey; one that I am grateful to be able to experience, especially as a working/pumping/commuting mother of a soon-to-be 8-month old. My husband and I had a rough initial 3-4 months with …

Feeling Hopeless? Anxious? Overwhelmed?

There is so much we are challenged by in life and sometimes it's hard for even the most positive person to overcome that feeling of defeat. I've seen people who normally don't get anxious be hit by struggle after struggle and lose the ability to cope. I've experienced personally, the ability of the devil to make us …

Answered Prayer: Clean Water!

My very first official race was a 10K that represented something immense, the achievement of a goal I had never even set out to accomplish. I believe that God blesses us and we should share our blessings. And because it was such a momentous symbol of God's incredible transformation in my life, I wanted to do something …