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Changing Skies by Morgan Burke

Changing Skies by Morgan Burke

I am convinced that the way we are meant to “give back,” or to love those around us can be as vastly different and ever-changing as the sky outside of your window right now. There once was a time when I believed that there was a clear prescription for loving and being loved, with a measuring stick alongside of it to indicate how well I was adhering to Biblical standards. The longer I live, the longer it seems to me that God has a complex, beautiful purpose for various stages in our lives, as well as for the people who surround us at any given time. 

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The Faith Code by  Rusty Rueff and Terry Brisbane

The Faith Code by  Rusty Rueff and Terry Brisbane

In programming, the “source code” is the underlying architecture that makes a program or operating system work. It is what the programmer writes that is then compiled into the binary commands that make our devices function and our programs run. On one level, it is just row after row of commands, but, together, the effect is more than the sum of the parts. It gives the computer, tablet, or smartphone the instructions that allow them to “live” and do all the amazing things that they do.

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Finding Meaning in Motherhood by Alexandra Jensen 

Finding Meaning in Motherhood by Alexandra Jensen 

Picking up blueberries beneath the high chair, I could feel warm tears well up in my eyes as my face grew flushed with raw emotion. (Italicized: Does what I am doing really matter? Does anyone know how hard I work? This work is hard and monotonous, with no extolment attached. Why God?) I asked my Jesus to help me in that moment. To help me with motherhood and life, as I transitioned into my new role as a stay-at-home mom.

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Loving Every Part of Ourselves by Molly LaCroix

Loving Every Part of Ourselves by Molly LaCroix

Did you know that the verse at the center of the Torah—the first five books of the Bible that were the heart of spiritual life for Israel—is “love your neighbor as yourself” (Leviticus 19:18, NIV)? When the religious leaders asked Jesus, “What is the greatest commandment in the Law?” he said, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind…and love your neighbor as yourself” (Matthew 22:37-39, NIV).

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