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A Brave Mama: Hannah's Story

Matthew 14: 22-31

“The boat was already a considerable distance from land, buffeted by the waves because the wind was against it. Shortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.  2,225 more words

Devotionals

The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly, Sun-Mi Hwang

Sprout, a hen, is no longer content to lay eggs on command, only to have them carted off to the market. She glimpses her future every morning through the barn doors, where the other animals roam free, and comes up with a plan to escape into the wild—and to hatch an egg of her own. 195 more words

Books

They Don't Know It Was A Mistake

Throughout my life I have had a consistent fear of looking stupid. I’ve always had this little voice in my head that’s like “Oh no don’t do that, everyone will make fun of you for it.” Lately I’ve been able to ignore it and get on with my life, but sometimes, it’s still there. 495 more words

Comedy

A Brave Mama: Donna's Story

When I was a child, I went to Mission Friends, and then to Girls In Action, and then on to Acteens as a teenager. Now I am in Women on Mission at my church.   994 more words

Devotionals

Thoughts on Bravery

I’ve had several people now tell me they think I’m brave.

Most recently, a professor and mentor who was also somewhat of a surrogate maternal figure when I was in college. 856 more words

What makes you run wild for this world?

A few months ago a very dear friend of mine asked me when I felt the most free.

My mind immediately went to the weekend I had just spent in one of my favorite cities in the entire world. 525 more words