Day 21: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Give

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“Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it” (Proverbs 3:27). Every third Saturday our neighborhood church hosts a food pantry. We are grateful

Day 20: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Discover

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I have a guest post over at Heather Bock’s place. Read my guest post here: Losing Jesus’ Face by Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros. ** Friend, this is Day 20 of a series of posts for the month

Bible Review: The Apologetics Study Bible (CSB)

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CSB Apologetics Study Bible, Hardcover, was released by B&H Publishing Group as a study bible. I received a complimentary copy for my honest review. The CSB Apologetics Study Bible boasts a black hardcover with the image of

Day 19: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Brave

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  1985. I tugged at my bright ruffled skirt ready for the next danza in baile folklórico and had to stare Sebastian Galindo in the eyes, after he yanked on my trenza and called me

Book Review: Shalom Sistas by Osheta Moore

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Shalom Sistas: Living Wholeheartedly in a Brokenhearted World, written by Osheta Moore, was published by Herald Press. I had the pleasure of being on Osheta’s launch team and received an e-ARC in exchange for my

Day 18: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Share

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I stood in my office sharing new words with a coworker. Laughing, twisting our faces in confusion, and finally letting out “aha’s,” we exchanged a few words to add to our vocabulary. Invective Fecund Sinewy 

Day 17: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Grow

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Fall slows me down in the best ways. She begs attention & an awareness that I am more than what I produce or what I think I should produce. Fall is a reminder that all

Book Review: A Teen’s Guide to the 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman

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Grab this book. It’s not a thick read and it has quizzes and scenarios that are very fruitful and conducive to learning one’s own identity. 

Day 15: Finding Hope in Unmet Expectations – Remain

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Remain in love and peace all the days of my life – find hope where the ancient walls crumble at the mighty name of He who is in me and with me all the days