How to Claim your Year of Freedom

Where the Spirit of the Lord is there is freedom. 2 Corinthians 3:17

Several years back a group of teachers at the school I worked at traveled to New York City for professional development. We visited several Christian schools, sat in on classes, spoke with teachers and staff to gain fresh ideas and teaching methods we could implement in our school back in Michigan.

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Three Steps to an Abundant L.I.F.E (with free printable planner!)

…I came that they may have life and have it abundantly. John 10:10

Over the years I have learned several life lessons from the children’s books I read to my kids. One lesson comes from one of the delightful adventures of the famous Frog and Toad series. My absolute favorite story is called A List.

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Ten Hidden Treasures of the Heart

By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established; through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures.
Proverbs 24:3-4

When you looked into the mirror this morning, what did you see? A plain face? A few wrinkles? Blotches and blemishes? So much more lies behind your smile. You are a holy house; a sanctuary.

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What do you Crave?

Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, now that you have tasted that the Lord is good. 1 Peter 2:2-3

This post is part of my friend Kate’s Five Minute Friday link up, where a weekly prompt is given and we write together about the same word for five minutes. This week’s prompt is crave.

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Five Christmas Songs that Uplift the Soul

Every year my amazing sister buys tickets for me and my husband to the Christmas symphony in our city for my birthday. Hearing my favorite melodies of the holiday season has a magical effect on my heart. The Christmas lights, stunning scenery, and the beautiful music is a wonderful experience to enjoy. Hearing familiar tunes like Sleigh Ride, and Silver Bells are nice, but the carols that powerfully echo the truth of my Savior are the songs that stir my soul with joy, passion and praise.

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