• Make Sure You Don’t Stay Too Long

    The Arkell’s open the doors of their home and hearts, enveloping you into their family.  They make you feel so at home you don’t want to leave, but whenever you visit friends you need to make sure you don’t stay too long!

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  • You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide

    On Friday I spoke to the Kingsville Divas group about the life of Hagar and even though it wasn’t the focus of my message, I felt so strongly to do a Facebook live to compel someone who was running from God to consider his love and a few wrote to let me know they needed that reminder.

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  • Prayers – That Stick – For Your Children

    When my kids were little, we went through a lot of Band-Aids…I mean A LOT! Brandon loved to climb things, skateboard and do tricks on his BMX bike that often ended up in cuts, scrapes, gashes, and quite a few stitches. Poor Shelby’s a little clumsy like her momma, so

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  • How To Let Go and Live Free

    Then Simon Peter drew a sword and slashed off the right ear of Malchus, the high priest’s slave. ~John 18:10 NIV LIVING A LITTLE TOO FREE During Easter, it’s always great to read through the story of Jesus’ week of trial and crucifixion.  It’s a great way to keep the focus on Christ and not […]

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  • Your Family of Believers All Over The World

    News this Easter was heartbreaking for Christians.  An unimaginable horror took place on Easter Sunday morning at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka.  Forever the memories of Easter morning will be marred for those families and friends affected by the bombings.

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  • Leadership Leads… Good or Bad

    “…from the prophets of Jerusalem ungodliness has spread throughout the land.”  Jeremiah 23:15  NIV All my John Maxwell training is going to be put to the test in three and a half weeks when I’ll be moderating a panel on Leadership at the Women’s Connection District Retreat in Grimsby, Ontario. {If you’re going, make sure […]

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  • Cruising Like Royalty And Choosing The Right Fork

    On our last full-day on the cruise, I woke up thankful for all the wonderful the meals we’d had and how amazing the staff made us feel, because they made us feel like family… family going from one banquet to another that is! As I laid in bed thinking about this privilege I was blessed to experience, I began to think about the day when I’ll really get to eat like royalty.

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  • Do you Take Time For Self-Care?

    … I was brought up well to think of others but often, in the past, I would get mixed up thinking others needs were more important than mine.  This faulty mindset would leave me physically, emotionally and spiritually dry… like I’m talking dried up, dusty like the desert floor, all cracked and brown… and that’s no way to live! For sure it’s not the way God wants you to live. God wants you to be good at loving yourself…

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