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Shawnelle's son jumping off the boat into the lake in Michigan
Family Grace

Trust God When You're Afraid

Sometimes we have to move forward in faith to claim the blessing that’s on the far side of fear.

Guest blogger Jennifer Watson Is Free to Be Imperfect
Deadlines, Grocery Lines, Laugh Lines

Free to Be Imperfect

We don’t have to be perfect; we just have to be available.

a kitten is a gift
Mysterious Ways

Mustang Sally: The Kitten That Healed Their Hearts

After their cat died too soon, it took 7 years to be ready to receive their new unexpected gift.

Edward Grinnan and his beloved dog Millie

Millie the Dog: My Angel of Inspiration

Pets are earthly angels, gifts from God to inspire us and bring us joy, wonder and pure love.

praying soldier
While They Serve

Get Specific When You Pray to God

Dig deep and go into great detail when you talk to God.

praise the lord post it
A Thousand Ways to Pray

Reach Out to God with Post-It Prayers

A simple sticky note can help remind you to breath, to pause, to pray.

dew-covered spider web in front of pink flowers
Lunch-Break Miracles

God's Creation Is Endless

Just when we think we've discovered it all, God surprises us.

Teens praising God at church
Life with a Southern Grandmother

Investing Your Resources in God’s Work

When you put your time, money and energy into working for the Lord, the benefits are endless.

Shawnelle Eliasen's three sons: Samuel, Gabriel and Isaiah
Family Grace

The Blessings of Today

When you long for the past, you miss out on the blessings God is giving you right now.

hands in water, thirsting for God
Life, Faith & Prayer

Satisfying Our Spiritual Thirst for God

Just like our physical bodies need to stay hydrated, so does our spirit.

Let God Define You
Deadlines, Grocery Lines, Laugh Lines

Let God Define You

We are not our fears or our insecurities—we are exactly who God says we are.