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Merry Christmas & a Happy Shop Vacation (and other great info!)

I hope this season finds you enjoying family and friends! We will enjoy time with both Brent's family and mine. And time with our 4 (and Merry) and no more 😉  MessyBible Online Shop From Friday, December 21st - Friday, January 4th the MessyBible Online Shop will be on vacation EXCEPT for DIGITAL PRODUCTS and… Continue reading Merry Christmas & a Happy Shop Vacation (and other great info!)

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Waiting with all My Strength

“Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart be courageous. Wait for the Lord.”
‭‭Psalms‬ ‭27:14‬ ‭CSB‬‬

Yesterday, I began listening to the audiobook of Anne of Green Gables (through LibriVox). Chapter 2 opens includes a description of Anne waiting at the train station and the quote featured on my page caught me off guard.

Tears puddled in my eyes. Do I wait with all my “might and main” or strength? Even now I feel my eyes moisten, because I know the answer.

I haven’t been a good waiter...

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Change Your World – Be Bold & Pray

Dear friends, I'm so excited to share this new series with you! Make sure you get the first installment while it's FREE. (After 1/13/18, it will be $3.) Let me give you a story behind the devotional series. Pink Impact 2017 {Pink Impact is the annual conference for our women's ministry at Gateway Church.} It… Continue reading Change Your World – Be Bold & Pray

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Illustrated Faith Advent Kits

Two Kits & Similar Names = Confusion ... so let's clear up the confusion! Illustrated Faith Advent Monthly Devotional Kit Includes: 8 devotional cards coffee cup washi tape 13 ornament shape die-cuts 2 sheets of clear stickers (23 stickers) 1 clear stamp set (2"x3" with 14 stamps) Illustrated Faith Advent Bible Journaling Kit Includes: 1… Continue reading Illustrated Faith Advent Kits

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Gratitude Journal

It's almost time to begin our annual Gratitude Documented project with Illustrated Faith! I received the November kit for review from DaySpring and had a blast making a custom journal. (Flip through HERE.) I even learned how to do Coptic binding by watching this video. I still have a lot to learn and practice to get… Continue reading Gratitude Journal