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I can’t sleep. I’ve been trying for a while now, but tomorrow I go before Presbytery (the regional church gathering in my denomination) for the final step in the process, the final approval before I can go ahead with my ordination service: I have to defend my statement of faith before Presbytery, and they vote whether to approve my joining the presbytery or not. 449 more words


Stop Lying to Yourself

Honesty. It’s easy to recognize the value of honesty. Honesty earns you the title “trustworthy” from others. Honesty provides a crucial foundation for solid and healthy relationships. 216 more words

Leading With Love

The Toughest Job of All

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the one thing that truly changed my life forever. There comes a point in time when you are completely transformed and there is no chance in you know what that you can ever go back to being the same as you were before. 157 more words


Putting It Bluntly

Today I’m thankful for a kid’s honesty.

The relevant small human in my life belongs to my sister and is nearly three.  Small human is my favorite person in the world.  27 more words


There Will Always Be That One Person Who You Won’t Ever Stop Loving.

Continuing this month’s love and self-love theme, I found this great piece written by Lauren Jarvis Gibson which reminded me of one of the biggest love-bombs which was the catalyst for me walking my own self-love journey. 1,197 more words


Witnessing Tip of the Day September 21

September 21 – Truth. 1 Corinthians 13:6-7; “Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth; 7 Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.” 336 more words

False Doctrines Of Mormonism

Why some of my friends won't read my book

I just published my first book, but some of my friends are choosing not to read it. Why? I’ve thought hard about it, felt sad and angry in equal measure, and then realized: because my book is a memoir, some of my friends don’t want their perception of me to be altered. 135 more words