Flip-Flop

Flip- Flop

By leah | May 24, 2017

Today was the day. The day that has been on my mind for months. One that I have been looking forward to and dreading at the same time. It was the last day of public school for my family. I am hoping to write more about why we made this decision later, but right now,…

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Two Ways God Is Interested in Your Love Life

By leah | Feb 13, 2017

Does God have plans for your love life? Yes! He does! However, you might find that His focus might be a little different than where ours tend to go this time of year. Number One – Love God In Deuteronomy 6:4-9, we read that we are to love the Lord our God with all our…

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The Never Ending To Do List

By leah | Feb 9, 2017

Have you ever had one of those weeks where you start off making this huge “To Do” list and all week long you are tackling those tasks like a boss?  However, as the week progresses, it seems like two or three things replace the one you completed. That has been my week. I must confess,…

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The Most Beautiful Thing Part 3

By leah | Jan 5, 2017

Why Is Marriage So Special? Whether it has happened already or not, the day you get your first boyfriend is one you will most likely remember till the day you die. I remember being nervous around him and how awkward it was when he called me his girlfriend. I also remember how childish our break…

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The Most Beautiful Thing Part 2

By leah | Jan 5, 2017

Why Is Marriage So Important? When Jesus was on this earth, one of the ways He taught people was through parables. He used stories with characters that people could understand and circumstances that they could relate to in order to teach a greater lesson. For instance, someone familiar with farm life would understand what it…

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The Most Beautiful Thing Part 1

By leah | Jan 5, 2017

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.” Albert Einstein Is Everybody Doing It? I once read a news article that talked about the rising trend of couples living together before getting married. This was not altogether shocking to me because I have known several people who have done just that. One of…

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How A Wife Is Supposed To Be

By leah | Jan 4, 2017

I once had a friend tell me that she didn’t like all the things that were written in the Bible because it was sexist toward women. Words like “submit” and “obey” have been made to look like chains that keep women pinned down and dependent on the man, unable to do anything for themselves. It…

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How a Husband is Supposed to Be

By leah | Jan 4, 2017

In today’s society it seems more and more that the man is being stripped of the dignity that makes him a man, run over, and pushed into a corner by feminists. When the official feminist movement swept through America, it fed a generation lies that all men were sexist and bred a generation to have…

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Learning from past mistakes

Bad Advice

By leah | Dec 30, 2016

Open Mouth Insert Foot So, this morning I learned a hard lesson.  I say learned…I suppose I am in the middle of learning it.  I realized that a piece of advice that I gave my child (two years ago) was not good.  I shared something that I had been taught, but when I did so…

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Doubts Kill Dreams

Saying No To Self-Doubt

By leah | Dec 20, 2016

There are times when things don’t work out the way you expect them to.  You may have planned and prepared, but for whatever reason, it just didn’t work out.  This happened to me during Bible Class this past Sunday. Sometimes when this happens, there is a voice that creeps into my head and tells me…

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Matters of The Heart

By leah | Dec 11, 2016

So Jesus said, “Are you also still without understanding? Do you not yet understand that whatever enters the mouth goes into the stomach and is eliminated? But those things which proceed out of the mouth come from the heart, and they defile a man. For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications,…

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The Equation of Self Image

By leah | Dec 11, 2016

Then He spoke many things to them in parables, saying: “Behold, a sower went out to sow. And as he sowed, some seed fell by the wayside; and the birds came and devoured them. Some fell on stony places, where they did not have much earth; and they immediately sprang up because they had no…

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