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Having a long term view of Life!


What did they say? If you missed the webcast………

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Find the new book, Longing For Paris, HERE!  So fun to be at the webcast with all of you precious ones. For those of you who were not able to attend, here are some of the highlights. "Become more godly that your children would see what godliness looks like because they're not seeing it in the culture." "Anything great takes investment. Nothing great happens without instruction, training, obedience...you're shaping the leadership of the next generation." "God does give dreams. The starting point is "seek first the kingdom of God and all these things will be added unto you". A part of seeing God do things bigger than your capacity is saying, "I am Your girl, God! I will obey you. ... Keep Reading

Bored? Join Sarah Mae and Me Tonight to move to Flourishing!

"Bored! Bored! Bored!" So, Sherlock Holmes said with his whole heart, as he pronounced how he felt about his mundane life! (Made me laugh out loud! I like this man!) Tonight is the last night all of us will be home together and what did we do? Watch a Sherlock Holmes. I realize that not all of you are Sherlock fans, but with older children who love England, have lived there and love mysteries, Sherlock is a by-product. One of his recent episodes started out, "Bored! Bored! Bored!" Tonight, Sarah Mae and I will be talking about just what to do when you are bored or feel like you will never live your dreams. Join us. Find out from her HERE what to do to join us--buy her book and share ... Keep Reading

Leading Through Serving as a Life Habit 24 Way # 15


Way #15 We work with a cooperative spirit, freely giving and receiving help. Memory verse: "Two are better than one, because they have good return for their labor. For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion.But woe to the one who falls when there was not another to pick him up." Ecc. 4:9-10 For my birthday a few years ago, we gathered with some close friends and our kids and Clay. According to our tradition, everyone tells the birthday person why they appreciate them or how they have been blessed and then the birthday person gets prayed for and blessed by all who are at the celebration. We have practiced this for many years and we have seen our children's souls ... Keep Reading

Building a Self-image of Leadership: A Rare Gift to cultivate Way 14

24 Family Way # 14 "We take initiative to do all of our own work without being told." Memory Verse Go to the ant, O sluggard, Observe her ways and be wise, 7 Which, having no chief, Officer or ruler, 8 Prepares her food in the summer And gathers her provision in the harvest. As young children, my little ones were facinated with nature. Living on 200 acres of wildness in the middle of Texas provided many opportunities to catch and classify butterflies, catch bugs, put snakes into large jars to observe, (I found one on the kitchen cabinet!) and to see how God had built lessons of life into the very warp and woof of his world. One evening about sunset, Nathan and Joel were ... Keep Reading