Restoring the Lost Petal

Introducing the Pursuing Passion Series

It’s no secret that talking about sex is “my thing.” Why God decided to give me a platform to share his truth about biblical sexuality is a mystery to me but I’m stepping into my lane of grace and rolling with it. Seeing God’s women (that include you) understand his truth about sex, sexuality and […]

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5 Dangers & 5 Benefits of Essential Oils

I was privileged to listen to most of the Essential Oil Revolution Summit live. The information was generous. Jordan Rubin’s talk on biblical essential oil uses was great. He also touched on the things that we put on to our skin and how it effects our body. Josh Axe and his discussion on using essential oils for […]

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What Running the Track Can Teach You About God

How many times can a 4 year old run around a ¼-mile track in one hour? Wyatt recently participated in The Race for Education for the Christian school he’s been going to. A ¼ mile track seem awful long for pre-k legs to run. As the kids lined up at the start/finish line they were […]

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How To Be The Best Mom When Motherhood Has Shattered Your Dreams

I received a copy of Becoming the Best Mom You Can Be from Family Christian for this review. All opinions are my own. One balmy night in September 2010 I became a mom. My journey into motherhood started long before that though. I never desired children as a young girl. While my friends dreamed of […]

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Professional Wrestler or Professing Christian: Wresting Through The Challenges of A New Believer

I received a copy of Wrestling for My Life from Family Christian for this review. WWF Pay Per View Specials were the highlight of my month growing up. I loved watching Hulk Hogan, The Rockers, The Million Dollar Man and Andre The Giant. Wrestling was fake but fun to watch. The struggle between the “good” […]

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A Courting Story: Rachel and Brian

My friend Rachel is back this week sharing her courting journey. I’ve been blessed to watch Brian and Rachel develop a relationship “the old fashioned way” and I love it. Courting is relevant today, maybe more so than we think. How to have a courtship is not one size fits all. Here’s Rachel and Brian’s […]

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*What To Do When Your Husband is The Problem

Developing relationships with most people is optional. That’s the beauty of free will. We can chose who we want to associate with most of the time. If you meet someone in a social setting whom you have little in common with you can chose to walk away from them. Developing a friendship with the person […]

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My Biggest Problem with Essential Oils

There is so much information swirling the web about essential oils. Google “essential oils” and you’ll be flooded with misinformation, anecdotal information, strange information, true, lies and a free puppy. Essential oils can be such a polarizing topic and if you’re new to using them there’s much information to wade through. Essential oils should not […]

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Coffee and Miracles: My Review of Miracle At The Higher Grounds Cafe

I was given a copy of Miracle at The Higher Grounds Cafe for this review. All opinions are my own. What happens when God breaks your rules, tears down your ideals and tosses aside your carefully crafted plan like a empty latte cup from Starbucks? Miracles. I admit, I’m not much for fiction books. There’s […]

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*Rethinking The Sinner’s Prayer: What It Really Takes To Be Saved

“And Jesus said, ‘say unto God the Sinner’s Prayer and ye shall be saved.’” If you’re looking for a scripture reference for that quote you won’t find one because Jesus never said it. He said many things about a relationship with Him, about knowing God and living a changed live but not about saying a […]

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