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A Revisionist's Take on David, Goliath, Kids, and Marriage

There’s a story in the Old Testament that isn’t translated correctly in our English bibles.  When I read it “right” for the first time, it changed everything about the way I think about God, and the way I think about the way God thinks about me – and ultimately the way I engage the difficult things of my life. 1,167 more words

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Don't Quit

Lately, as I work on keeping a growth mindset,  I’ve been wondering how fine the line is between persevering and being foolishly stubborn.

As I was preparing for our Parent/Teacher meeting tonight during which we will be discussing… 120 more words

Education

Fearless Faith

“And the Philistine (Goliath) said, “I defy the armies of Israel this day; give me a man, that we may fight together.”  When Saul and all Israel heard these words of the Philistine, they were dismayed and greatly afraid.” (I Samuel 17:10) 796 more words

Daily Teaching

Worried About Stopping Your Giants in Their Tracks?

Many I know find themselves facing giants right now. Three friends, contemporaries of mine, grieve the loss of a parent this week; one parent lived to 102!!  343 more words

Christian Life

1 Samuel- Session 2

This week we checked out probably one of the most well known stories from the Bible- David and Goliath- which is found in 1 Samuel 17. 664 more words

THE CASE OF THE BIG BAD BULLY | 1 Samuel 17:1-54

One of the unfortunate realities of living is this world is the existence of bullies. There are some people, and we all know who they are in our lives, who enjoy pushing others around. 3,035 more words

Inspiration

It's All Heart From Here!

Sometimes we need a coach that is able to see what’s on the inside of us and push us past our own limitations!

Blessings to you,

Mary