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We all face issues and challenges that tax our resolve and force us to endure. Here are some Bible verses to strengthen your faith and to point you toward God. It's also our prayer that you will gain hope for life and whatever you are dealing with today.

Words of Scripture to Help You Endure

Endurance. Simply defined, it’s the ability and the power to do something unpleasant or difficult without giving up. Maybe you are having to practice endurance right now. Words of Scripture…

Would you like some ideas for how to invest in the lives of the younger friends God has placed around you? Would you like to mentor them without feeling strange or awkward? Here are some practical tips, suggestions, and ideas for women (and men) who'd like to make an impact on the lives of those around them.

How to Invest in the Life of a Younger Friend

This is Part 4 of a five-part friendship series. You can catch all of the friendship articles by linking to them below: How to Make Better Friends – Week One How…

Tasting Grace is a mentoring in the kitchen ministry. While many women learned to cook and do life by being in the kitchen with their moms and grandmas, there are just as many girls and women who have never had this wonderful experience. Find out more about this book and this mentoring ministry on the blog today!

Would You Like to Taste Grace?

Grace. It’s one of my favorite words in the entire dictionary. And, today, I have the privilege of introducing you to a woman who is inviting others to taste grace.…

Having trouble really trusting God? Here are some scriptures and words of truth to encourage you in your faith today.

6 Guarantees of God’s Goodness in Your Life

There aren’t many guarantees in life. According to Benjamin Franklin, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” However, I’d like to assert today…

All of us want to enjoy true friendships with other people. But, where do you find mutually encouraging relationships? How do you discover positive, meaningful Christian friendships? Here are some great suggestions for how you can begin to enjoy more mutually affirming friendships. Why not drop by for a visit?

How to Enjoy MUTUALLY Encouraging Friendships

This is Part 3 of a five-part friendship series. You can catch all of the friendship articles by linking to them below: How to Make Better Friends – Week One How…

Mentoring has become a hot topic, especially Christian mentoring. But, there are a lot of questions about mentoring. What is it? Why does it matter? How do you find a mentor? This article offers practical encouragement, activities, and ideas for mentoring. Why not drop by and check it out?

How to Begin & Enjoy a Mentoring Relationship

This is Part 2 of a five-part friendship series. You can catch all of the friendship articles by linking to them below: How to Make Better Friends – Week One How…

Because I love kids, I love education, and I love a good underdog story, it's been my joy to share this story with you today as my gift to The Education Post and "The Belief Gap."

Have You Heard about the Belief Gap?

It was one of those stories that just stuck with me. I was attending the in-service meeting with my fellow teachers for a new school year. I’d been teaching for…

All of us need words of encouragement to infuse our faith and give us hope. Here are 7 Bible verses to increase your faith in God and in the truth of His Word. Why not drop by for some inspirational thoughts and beautiful words for your day...

Seven Bible Verses to Give You STRENGTH

Strength. It’s something we all really want to have. We want to have strong bones, strong teeth, strong minds, strong character, and strong families. STRENGTH is a desirable thing in…

Good friends are not necessarily easy to come by. Real, honest, faithful friends are something all of us desire to have. How can we make better friends? How can we improve and deepen our relationships? Here are some very practical suggestions.

How to Make Better Friends

This is Part 1 of a five-part friendship series. You can catch all of the friendship articles by linking to them below: How to Make Better Friends – Week One How…

Sometimes we just need to be reminded that God does provide. Here is a wonderful story of faith, prayer, provision, people, and truth. Drop by to be inspired today by my friend Rachel Kelley and her words of hope.

God’s Powerful Provision When the Pantry Was Empty

You are in for a TREAT today! You get to read a guest post by a new friend of mine. She’s actually married to a man who I went to…

Are you carrying some heavy burdens today? Here are some wonderful quotes and verses from the Bible to assist you in laying down those burdens and having that feeling of heaviness lifted off of your back.

Words to Lift Your Spirits When You Feel Burdened Down

Burdens. You know… those heavy packs we carry around with us that God never meant for us to carry. We are burdened over our finances. Burdened over our kids and…

Quitting! It's something that tempts all humans at times. We all reach moments when we need some words of motivation, inspiration, and encouragement so that we will NOT GIVE UP! If this is one of those moments for you... Here are 7 of those kinds of truths to increase your faith and offer you hope.

Powerful Motivation for the Faint of Heart

 Quitting. Giving up. Tossing in the towel. Dropping out. Resigning. These things can tempt ALL of us at times! We all reach moments when we need some words of motivation,…