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Will you be Remembered?

Have you heard of Humans of New York? I love their Facebook posts because they bring people into my life who have a story to tell. Today while watching episode 2 of their new series a man said, "I don't want to be remembered. I didn't achieve my dream." If I could tell him one thing,… Continue reading Will you be Remembered?

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Life Lessons with Jen

There are events in life we do not have control over. One of those events is death. A close friend passed into heaven this morning. She courageously battled cancer for over four years. She didn't complain and ALWAYS greeted me with a huge smile. I will always remember her laugh, we could laugh about anything. I'm… Continue reading Life Lessons with Jen

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Are you an Overcomer?

Life is hard. Everyday we face challenges, moments that overwhelm even the most positive people. In those seconds we make a choice: we choose to become discouraged and give up or persevere and overcome.  When we decide we are going to stick with it and try again, we become an overcomer. My 9 year-old daughter… Continue reading Are you an Overcomer?

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My Word for the Year: GRATITUDE

Today marks three weeks into the New Year. I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions. I never have been. Many of my friends make them and I enjoy reading about their life changes and plans for the coming year.  One friend has committed to living a vegan lifestyle, she is documenting her journey on Facebook. … Continue reading My Word for the Year: GRATITUDE

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Happy Birthday, Jesus!

Today we celebrate my Savior's birth, I will raise my voice in thanksgiving and praise for all the blessings He has bestowed on me. It's not because of those blessings that I worship Him, but rather because of what He did for me on the cross. Over 2,000 years ago Jesus came to this earth as… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Jesus!