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Melissa Curtis

0 In faith

Is Your God Bigger Than Your Worry?

I’m a big worrier. I have been all of my life. The truth is that at any given moment half of me is in a land consumed with what ifs and bad endings. The other night, after I fed Esther around 4:30, I couldn’t go to sleep. For an hour I laid in bed filled with anxiety, that seemed to have come out of nowhere. But the truth is it’s always there, hanging around just below the surface. What if…

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0 In faith

Learning to Wait on God

Trusting God’s timing is easy, it’s waiting on his timing that’s the hard part.  Waiting takes patience.  The patience to have God’s dream and desire in your heart and have to sit on it. The patience to let it stir and marinate deeper in your soul without being able to fully share it with the world. That’s the tough part. The waiting and watching to see how God will move, and then the ned to be ready and willing to…

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0 In life

Gracious Words are a Honeycomb

In my bible study group we discussed the significance of names. We talked about how important our names are to God, and we read the meaning of each of our names. Melissa means “honey bee”.  I’ve always viewed this meaning as cute but not very significant. That evening however, the Lord spoke into me the true meaning behind my name – and my significance. When “honey bee” was read He immediately gave me the phrase “kind words are like honey…

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0 In business

You Can’t Take Snow Globes To Heaven

We had dinner the other night with some new friends. I knew it was going to be a good evening when in less than 3 minutes we started talking about what God was doing in our lives and the challenges we were facing. Real talk. No small talk, no weather talk, no “how’s the family” talk; just real life, heart filled conversations – that’s my jam.  We talked about a lot, but we kept coming back to taking the first…

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