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Hello, friend. Make yourself at home. My heart’s desire for this ministry is to encourage another soul to live free by choosing faith over fear, joy over junk, and Love over all. I’m a work in progress. Maybe you are too? Let’s take this journey together! XO

– tina

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Wrapped in Unexpected Love

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no commandment greater than these.” Mark 12:30-31 (NIV) It wasn’t the UPS guy. When I heard the doorbell ring during suppertime, I assumed it was just another delivery.  I chose to do much of my Christmas shopping … Read More >

Gimme Ears To Hear Your Voice, God!

I originally wrote this last year as I reflected on my first ever hearing test. I'm heading back there tomorrow, so thought it was a good time for a refresher about, um, listening. Maybe you need one too? XO "My sheep listen to my voice; I know them and they follow me.” John 10:27 (NIV) You know how you know how you know…that it’s time? A few years ago, I went for my very first hearing … Read More >

An Invitation to LOVE Like Jesus

Oh, LOVE. Just the sound of that word makes me want to dance in delight! It's easy to love when we are loved back, right? But, what about loving others even when it's hard? Especially when it's hard? I'm so excited and honored to share my story over at Suzie Eller's blog today! Jesus gave me an invitation to love when it was the farthest thing from my mind. Can you guess what … Read More >