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Why We Need to Share Our Stories

Why We Need to Share Our Stories

Once after hearing a particularly fabulous God story from her friend, the lady said, “I’ve never faced the situation you described, but when I hear your story of how God worked, it gives me such hope.”

Stories are powerful. And I have a personal God story I’d like to share with you. Continue reading →

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caution: dreaming of possibility may induce munchies

caution: dreaming of possibility may induce munchies

I just flipped the magazine open to a random page on my way to the trashcan, and my eyes caught on a faded blue box with a cow silhouette.

followed our dreams to cheesePerfect tagline for a business called Rogue Creamery, don’t you think? Especially one that just so happens to be a first place winner of the US Championship Cheese competition, where their Crater Lake Blue wheel stole the show!

But despite the supreme love of cheese I share with the mustached, smiling owner, it was the dreams part of the ad that resonated most.

My mind begged to fill in its own answer.

I followed my dreams. They led me to . . .

You know the first word that popped into my head?

Story.

Hmm. I’m still processing what this means for me, but I wanted to throw this fill-in-the-blank into your realm of thought today.

What’s the word that popped into your head already?

Is it a happy word that you love? Does it feel like it’s “arrived?” That you’re living there, doing what you want in and with it?

Does it feel like it’s just beginning? Or needs a giant push to launch?

Or maybe it feels dimly lit from this far away?

Wherever you are today, you’re great. I just want to pose the question, let you ponder . . . and give you permission to sneak a piece of cheese while you wonder.

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i have a dream

i have a dream

I have a dream. Not a save-the-race kind of dream but a change-the-world kind nonetheless.

I dream of sharing grace every day. Of telling people out loud (not just typed) that God loves them and grace rescues them from lonely, tired performance driven living. I dream of a life where I wake up every single morning jazzed that I get to SHARE GRACE today!

But my dream hasn’t fully come to pass yet. Continue reading →

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