Fear: The god that cripples

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It’s an ugly 4-letter word, yet it plagues many of our lives. We would like to hide from it. We would like to flee. We would like for it to not have any sort of control over our lives. It depletes us. It has the ability to dilapidate. It causes despair. It paralyzes. It weakens […]

Empty Nest: Letting Your Children Go and Trusting God

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It is that time of year again. As we speak, college students are picking out their favorite prints at Target to hang in their new dorm rooms, packing their cars with late night study session snacks and furniture and saying those hard, but good “see you laters.” This is one of those times that for […]

Do you long to be a part of Greater Things?


A couple of weeks ago I was running on the treadmill at my apartment complex. Since using the treadmill very frequently every week since March, I have been able to get to know my neighbors in a living situation that usually forces people to keep to themselves. While I was running on one of the […]

Event Planning 101: Tips for Effective Event Planning

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One of the questions that women’s ministry leaders ask a lot is, “How do we plan an event?” Event planning, while seemingly easy, must be done well in order to be effective and impactful. So, let’s begin at the end because that is the best place to start. 1. Set your end goal – What […]