Long Walk Part Of The Gift

In between our weekly Advent devotions on Mondays, I thought I would share a few blog posts from last year and the year before. I hope you are blessed and challenged by this sweet story. – Laura xo   An African boy listened carefully as his missionary teacher explained why

A Beautiful ADVENTure: Elizabeth

Merry Christmas, Girlfriends! Well, just as promised, I am sharing the first of four Advent devotions based on my Christmas message, A Beautiful ADVENTure: Saying Yes to God. As I mentioned last week, I hope these weekly devotions will become interactive and you will leave a comment letting us know

A Beautiful ADVENTure: Saying Yes To God

Hi There Girlfriends, Can you believe it? The countdown to Christmas begins this coming week with the first Sunday of Advent!  I hope you will join me over the next four weeks for a series of video devotions titled, A Beautiful ADVENTure: Saying Yes to God. I don’t know about

One Wise Woman

As I mentioned in my previous video, Pat and I just returned from our third annual October beach trip. This post was written two years ago after we came home from the first. I am re-posting it now because our 34th anniversary is approaching and I’m feeling as I always

Be A Fruit Inspector

Hi There, Girlfriends! There’s a new video on the blog today! I have a short little series of thoughts on judging others and learning to be fruit inspectors! I know it sounds weird, but I promise it will make sense. 🙂 I’m in the thick of a busy speaking season

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