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It’s Time To Get Battle Ready

When the Enemy Keeps Hitting YouPost written by Kelly Balarie So much has hit me recently. Cancer, leaks, flooded houses, and traumas keep coming. Just as one friend overcomes something, it seems another gets cancer. Just as someone needs prayer, I get hit by a huge personal life-problem. Grr… a rain cloud has set in over my house. And an enemy is on the loose. #It’saBattle He’s ready to attack. Even worse, he is alive and well.…

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Are You “Just Too Busy”?

I recently read this book by Joanne Kraft: The Kraft family found themselves busier than they ever intended to be. Raising four children, they were involved in more extracurricular activities than necessary! So, they got crazy and took a break. A 12-month break. Like a serious break with absolutely no outside activities. No soccer. No baseball. No voice lessons. Nothing. For twelve months…did I mention that already? Not only that but they got crazy about media which…

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Things I Learned From WEIRD: Part 5

Today is the last day for me to share things I learned from WEIRD. If you haven’t purchased the book yet, you should!!! (No pressure. Okay, maybe a little.) The last section of the book is on our VALUES. This is some great stuff! Craig says that “several forces will wear away at our relationship with God over time if we let them: Blaming God, hanging around bad influences, giving in to temptation, loving the…

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Things I Learned From WEIRD: Part 4

The 4th part of WEIRD is about SEX. Yikes. That makes some of you uncomfortable, doesn’t it? Well, I’ll just quit writing and start quoting Groeschel: “When the grass starts to look greener somewhere else, water your own yard!” (p. 154) “Great marriage never happen by accident. They always happen on purpose.” (p. 155) “When a person commits adultery, there are biblical grounds for divorce. But don’t ever forget: Adultery is also biblical grounds for…

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Things I Learned From WEIRD: Part 3

The third part of WEIRD is on relationships. If you are single, I highly recommend you read this!!!! As a married woman, the part that hit me the most was on p. 111. I decided to just share this part since it’s long. I pray it challenges you! Think about it: Is there any area of your life that you can stop working on and still see growth? Can you eat anything you want, avoid…

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