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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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From Me to We, Unexpectedly

“For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.” Isaiah 41:13  Who does that? Who signs up for a Women’s Bible Study without even knowing what it’s about? That. Would. Be. Me. We were just weeks into attending a new church and the word “community” was everywhere. It was intriguing, yet unnerving to this perceived outgoing, … Read More >

What’s in Your Junk Drawer?

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love." 1 John 4:18 (NIV) Everybody has one. A drawer that stores everything from too many dried out Sharpies and rusty ole nails, to directions from obsolete electronics and that ticket stub from 1991. Oh, and crumbs from unidentified food … Read More >

Comfort in the Missing

“By this everyone will know you are my disciples if you love one another.” John 13:35 (NIV) I saw it in her eyes. The sadness. The questions. The missing. Her Mama died unexpectedly and she was hurting. Hurting. I know how that feels. Hurting. Maybe you do too? Two years ago, I wrote a blog post called “Comfort Food”. At that time, my Mama had only been in heaven for a … Read More >