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Christians Who Trick-Or-Treat

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Christians Who Trick-Or-Treat We are Christians who trick-or-treat. Well, my daughter does the trick-or-treating as my husband and I are just a bit too old! This is not me trying to convince you that we are right. I’m just wanting to share a little bit of my perspective on Halloween as a Christian. Whether you […] Read more…

Skipping Church on Mother’s Day

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Thank you for stopping by to read Skipping Church on Mother’s Day. This post may contain affiliate links. Photo Credit: Unsplash Looking Back Every day I look at Facebook’s “On This Day” app to see what I was up to exactly one year before. My posts seem to split into my own specific version of B.C./A.D.: […] Read more…

What Do You Have in Your House?

What Do You Have in Your House

I am so excited to introduce this encouraging article by Ruth Puleo. Her message is so simple and yet so powerful when applied in your life.  Ruth has been a tremendous encouragement in my own life. She is the Director of Women of Purpose and for years I really enjoyed attending they annual conference and […] Read more…

Malachi – A Uganda Adoption Story

Friends, I am so proud to bring you this precious story of a family brought together through adoption. Enjoy! -Carissa Our story began over 13 years ago after trying unsuccessfully for several years to conceive our own children.  Please grab a cup of warm tea or coffee and sit back and travel along this amazing […] Read more…

Don’t Give Up

Some days I want to give up. A project crashes and burns. An email rejecting me for acceptance into a particular media group (for bloggers) lands in my inbox on a day when I’m already feeling burned out. I fail to meet critical goals or deadlines. Critics tear my work to shreds. Unless you’re a […] Read more…

Miscarriage

Mothers Day is almost here and we will soon be seeing posts all over social media in celebration of the holiday. Mothers Day is a wonderful day. I am a mother. I have a mother. It’s an important day to celebrate. But there is also the other side of this day that makes it difficult […] Read more…