If Only

If Only If Only

If Only

Written by Dene Nidiffer   Doesn’t your mind tell you? If only I had said it like this instead of that. If only I had been more prepared, I thought I was. If only I would follow the rules. If only I would master the mundane. If only I could stop. If only I would […]

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Fat Girl Faith

Fat Girl Faith Fat Girl Faith

Fat Girl Faith

Written by Rachel Snyder   I’ve struggled with my weight for many years. Like, all of them. My whole adult life has been spent between 220 and 250 pounds. A size 16/18 (sometimes closer to an 18, a 16 when I was feeling pretty svelte). I was about to start that whole love-the-skin-you’re-in-who-cares-if-I’m-fat thing. Finally. […]

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Put your hands in the air…

Put your hands in the air… Put your hands in the air…

Put your hands in the air…

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Written by Rachel Snyder …like you just don’t care! I’ve been contemplating worship lately. Specifically, my focus for the past few weeks has been on the act of putting hands up during the musical praise and worship in church. Why do we do this? I mean, CLEARLY only the awesomest, most devout of Christians would […]

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How Do I Know I Am Continuing To Grow?

How Do I Know I Am Continuing To Grow? How Do I Know I Am Continuing To Grow?

How Do I Know I Am Continuing To Grow?

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Written by Dene Nidiffer I was 36 when I became a Christian.  I had a lot of catching up to do! Like many others it came to me when I began feeling like something was missing.  This was during a time of crisis.  I thank God that it even came to me at all.  His […]

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Keep Going

Keep Going Keep Going

Keep Going

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Written by Rachel Snyder   By the grace of God, I have a wonderful life. I have an incredibly godly, loving, supportive, handsome husband. He works for a good company and he’s home by dinner every night without fail. I have two darling children, a boy and a girl (a millionaire’s family, as it’s called), […]

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You Run Your Race, I’ll Run Mine

You Run Your Race, I’ll Run Mine You Run Your Race, I’ll Run Mine

You Run Your Race, I’ll Run Mine

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Written by Rachel Snyder Over the past few years, I’ve been working really hard at contentment. I can say I’m happy without a palatial estate, a closet full of shoes, and diamonds on every finger. I mean, those are the extremes, but I’m content with what I have and with getting rid of what I […]

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