The Heart of a Giver

5 Characteristics of a Generous Person

This month, I have blogged about generosity. (To see previous blogs, click HERE) I just believe that we need it so desperately in our world today. What unity would come in our country if we simply gave, and gave generously to those in need?! The world would certainly be a better place! So, today, I […]

Generosity Gone Bad

I hope the title of this blog got your attention. Generosity gone bad? How in the world can generosity ever be a bad thing? You may have always thought of generosity as a good thing. But as with ALL things, generosity misused can certainly be destructive. Especially when it comes to our parenting. My grandparents had very […]

Geared Up To Give

the blessing bags

Several semesters back, my small group was looking for a way to serve in our community. It seemed that everything we thought to do, was just not the right fit. One night, a lady in my small group said, “Why don’t we make “Blessing Bags”!” Blessing Bags? What in the world was that? A blessing […]

Generosity

An Antidote for a Personal Poison

The first animated movie I ever saw was Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The evil queen had poisoned Snow White with a poisonous apple and there was only one antidote: true love’s kiss. The motive for the queen’s awful act, you ask? Straight up greed. She wanted to be “the fairest of them all”, […]

The Most Priceless Gift

More valuable than all the money in the world.

Oftentimes, when it comes to people talking or writing about generosity, we automatically think it means spending money; money that we don’t have to spend; and therefore, we disregard being generous. But in truth, sometimes the most generous thing we can do has absolutely nothing to do with money. My daughter moved away from home […]

Conditions for the World Changer

When He calls you to go

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  Since this brings us to the end of the questions that you asked for, I saved this great one for last! As I travel, I get the privilege to cross paths with so many wonderful women. Often, our conversations lead into this question, “How do I get started in ministry?“or “How did you start […]

Playing Possum

What To Do When Something Appears Dead

playing possum

This month, I will be posting blogs about topics YOU asked for! I hope that you will comment on these blogs and join in on the conversation, so we can really  learn and grow in these areas! Can’t wait to hear and learn from you!    Jorja was over at a friend’s house not too […]

Talk to Me!!!

A HUGE Relationship Killer

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This month, I will be posting blogs about topics YOU asked for! I hope that you will comment on these blogs and join in on the conversation, so we can really  learn and grow in these areas! Can’t wait to hear and learn from you!    In the world of relationships, here’s how the stories […]

Feeding God

Re-focusing our lives, may this be a loving challenge to us all.

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Have you ever thought about the fact that God is hungry?    Ponder Psalm 50:12-15 for a moment: “If I were hungry, I would not tell you; for the world is Mine, and all its fullness. Will I eat the flesh of bulls, or drink the blood of goats? Offer to God thanksgiving, and pay your […]