Resources

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The other resources listed below are ones that I have found to be very helpful and encouraging in different areas so I want to share them with you!  Enjoy browsing through these wonderful sites!  They are packed with nuggets of wisdom!

BOOKS

451884: Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His  Presence - Devotions for Every Day of the Year Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence – Devotions for Every Day of the Year    This amazing devotional touched my heart virtually every day of the year!  It’s as if Jesus is right there speaking to you!
919228: What Happens When Women Say Yes to God: Experiencing Life in Extraordinary Ways What Happens When Women Say Yes to God: Experiencing Life in Extraordinary Ways    I LOVED this book!  Lysa Terkheurst does an amazing job of articulating this journey of saying YES to God every single day!
423250: Greater: Dream Bigger. Start Smaller. Ignite God"s Vision for Your Life. Greater: Dream Bigger. Start Smaller. Ignite God’s Vision for Your Life.    This bigger-than-life book helped me to realize my FULL potential in Christ!  When God calls you to do something….never doubt His ability in you!
331933: Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of  Jesus Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus    This wonderful book shows us the difference in just living a ho-hum Christian life….and a DYNAMIC life in Christ! I AM a fan of this book!
525132: Redeeming Love Redeeming Love    This is one of the best novels I’ve ever read!  Based on Hosea, this thrilling love story depicts the amazing and unconditional love of God!
423221: Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible Sun Stand Still: What Happens When You Dare to Ask God for the Impossible    Don’t be afraid to ask God for the impossible!  What if…..?
612097: Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption    I could not put this book down!  I couldn’t wait to “spend the day” with Katie as she cared for many families and adopted 13 girls in Uganda!  All at the age of 23!
9948473: You"ll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times You’ll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times    I haven’t read this yet but it’s on the TOP of my list!  LOVE anything by Max Lucado!

BLOGS I FOLLOW

Michael Hyatt – Michael provides invaluable information on leadership, writing, speaking, building a platform, creating/organizing content, etc.

Goins, Writer – Jeff is super encouraging for anyone who is interested in writing/blogging.  Practical information to get started or improve!

Kisses from Katie – Katie is so inspirational as she shares her journey of moving to Uganda and adopting 13 girls…at the age of 23.

A Holy Experience – Ann Voskamp is a rare and beautiful writer.  Her blog inspires and takes your heart to deeper places.

Lysa Terkeurst – Lysa is so gifted at articulating real life in a very relevant and down-to-earth way. I think she’s been reading my journal!

Jen Hatmaker – Jen is real.  She is transparent.  She loves Jesus and she invites you into her everyday world filled with laughter and tears!

 

 Conferences

She Speaks – For anyone who has even the smallest desire to share your message through writing or speaking!  Sponsored by Proverbs 31

Compel Training – A membership site that teaches you the power of words and the ability they have to move people!  Sponsored by Proverbs 31

 

Website Design

Simply Designs – Mindy is amazing and so encouraging to work with!  She creates beautiful, user-friendly websites and is SUPER patient!

 

Change the life of a child

It has been one of our greatest privileges to sponsor a child in India!  Getting Sai’s letters and hearing about his family, school and his growing relationship with Jesus makes my heart want to BURST!  After years of corresponding with Sai, he now signs his letters….your loving son, Sai.  My dream is to hug him this side of heaven!