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Don’t give up on your God-given dream

For several months the Lord has dealt with me regarding faith and belief.  Faith to step outside of my comfort zone to accomplish my goals and belief in my spiritual gifts and natural abilities to reach my dream of writing full time.  It all seemed far fetched for a girl who grew up in a neighborhood deemed undesirable by many.  Being blessed with the ability to earn a living without…

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Faith Women's Leadership

Wounded while serving? Begin your healing journey

One of the joys for women of faith is being able to serve God in ministry.  Sharing our faith with little ones, young adults and those in between can be life-changing.  Witnessing the lives of those we’ve had the privilege to teach improve, because of small and consistent contributions increases our faith like nothing else.  As women serving in a leadership capacity challenges are to be expected.   We are viewed…

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Faith Women's Leadership

Leadership for Women Defined

The definition of leadership is not nearly as complex as one would think.  In fact, according to leadership expert John Maxwell, it simply means “influence.”  A concept garnered from J. Oswald Sanders’ book “Spiritual Leadership.”  If you haven’t read this classic, I highly recommend it.  According to Charles “Chuck” Colson, founder of Prison Fellowship, it’s the best book on Christian leadership out there. Leadership is Influence As believers we are…

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Faith Women's Leadership

Never Give Up On Your Dreams!

“… I will not leave you nor forsake you.” Joshua 1:5c As I read the words above during my devotional time this morning I heard the words “never give up on your dreams“ in my heart.  It was a much-needed word of encouragement. I’d given up my passion for leadership and all things ministry. This resulted in my God-given dream falling by the wayside. Joshua had taken the reins of…

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