Diet derailed? Willpower gone rogue?

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Is your diet derailed? Has your eating plan gone off-course? Has your willpower gone rogue? Does your present weight make you wince? Are you afraid to know the actual number? Join me for a 21-Day THIN & BLESSED CHALLENGE starting Monday, May 8, 2017. Let’s show ourselves to be powerful women and men of God […]
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20 Most Favorite Reasons to PRAY

Prayer makes me feel more loved by God. More known by God. More sure of Him.    Prayer re-calibrates my anxious heart. Prayer gives me hope. And a path to hope.   Prayer is a form of therapy for the malady of “humanity”. Prayer lets me hear God’s Voice. Prayer is intimate. Up close. Very […]
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Rid Yourself of Toxic Diet Self-Talk

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Anyone who has ever dieted has some toxic inner self-talk in their head. Until you stop shaming yourself, you will never be free. You won’t ever be perfect. But you don’t have to be perfect — you are loved. You really can wrench yourself free… IF you first give yourself the love and self-forgiveness you so […]
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The REAL Reason to JUST BE YOU!

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One day, many years ago, God took up knitting. And what He knitted was… you. “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made…” Psalm 139:13-14  You are the only you God ever created. He literally broke the mold after He […]
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How to Re-Start your HOPELESSLY STALLED DIET

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HOW TO RE-START YOUR HOPELESSLY STALLED DIET: It all got away from you, didn’t it. Life happened. Life was a mess. You were a mess. Here is not heaven, that’s for sure. It all fell apart. Maybe you fell apart. How to put yourself back together? Fast, before they even notice? I’ll show you how. […]
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Noble Second Wife: A new approach to forgiveness

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A Noble Second Wife is a calling… and not an easy one, by any means. We are the Navy Seals of Christian marriage, at times facing with grace the crazy unfairness of scorn, disrespect, or even rejection. On our own, our gut instinct would be to harden our hearts. But God tells us there is […]
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Are you in a marriage? Or an experiment?

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Is your marriage truly a marriage? Or is it an experiment? Without substantial evidence of getting it right, will you give up? Settle that question and carve the answer into marble. Diamonds may be forever, but many first, and sadly, even second marriages end needlessly in divorce. Make certain yours is not one of them.  Why not […]
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Noble Second Wife: Your presence is a gift!

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“He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord.” —Proverbs 18:22 How does it feel to know your very presence is an expression of God’s favor to your husband? The Matthew Henry Bible commentary says of this passage that your husband, having found you, “has found a good thing, […]
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