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Melissa Curtis

0 In faith

What I’m Most Grateful For This Season

Like all of us during the thanksgiving season, I’ve been thinking about what I’m grateful for. Of course I’m grateful for my husband and daughter, our family, our health. But in this particular season that we are in, I am especially grateful for vision. This is a season where we are working with hope and faith of what is to come, a season where we are walking in obedience despite seeing the fruit or immediate answer to our prayers. A…

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1 In life

The Post I Wish I Didn’t Have to Write

This is the post that I wish I didn’t have to write, but it appears that we all need a holy reminder. Please know that this isn’t a response to either candidates but a response to our collective reaction to all of it. I’m not sure I was prepared for the day after the election. I know it happens every four years, but this time around felt so very different. The emotions were high, the fear was real, the division…

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0 In faith

For When You Are Walking in Obedience

Choosing to walk in obedience to something God has called you to, whether big or small, is always unnerving. Often we’re faced with doubt, opposition, fear and skeptics – yet we’re still called to walk the path He has prepared for us. Here are few verses that encourage me when I am choosing to walk in obedience, and often struggling with doubt and opposition.  Hebrews 12:1-2 “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us…

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0 In family

Life Lessons I’ve Learned as a New Mom

We are five months and some change into this parenting thing. It’s been a blessing, a joy and an absolute stress-mare at times. If you would have asked me when Esther was a month old how I was enjoying motherhood. I would have answered bluntly with tears in my eyes, “I’m not. I’m questioning every decision I’ve ever made.”  Not pretty, but beautifully honest.  If you ask me now, I’d pleasantly say “We’re making it. It’s a lot of fun,…

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