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 The Secret to Reigniting Your Faith

Over the years, I’ve discovered a secret to reigniting your faith—even when it seems impossible:  Continue Reading...

How to Make 2014 a Year of Wonder

Wonderstruck is more than a book and Bible study—it's a way of living awake to the wonders of God all around.

The wonder of God, those moments of spiritual awakening that make you long for more of God, is woven throughout your life. [Tweet this]

It’s waiting in your friendships and family, your workplace and church, your extraordinary moments and in your mundane, in your joys and your tears. Wonder is found in the delicacy of a falling snowflake when we consider the One who made it and laughter of a child when we listen close.

We want 2014 to be a year marked with the wonder of God. [Tweet this]

That's why we're inviting you to share where you are experiencing and seeing the wonder of God using the hashtag #LIVEWONDERSTRUCK. We want to be each other’s eyes and ears as we see and savor the wonder of our great God together.

As a launching pad, we’re offering a free gift just for you. [Tweet this] Continue Reading...

What to Do When God Isn’t What You Expect

Have you ever ordered something off a menu based on the photo?

It looks yummy, so it must be delicious!

When the plate comes out, you quickly realize the photo wasn’t real to size or the portion is less than stellar.

Sometimes our expectations are radically different than the reality.

I have a feeling the Israelites felt a similar confusion when it came to the promised Messiah. Continue Reading...

How You Are Part of the Best Love Story

Sharing the words of sweet Ann Voskamp today as we celebrate each day of Advent. Grateful for her wisdom: Continue Reading...

How to Download a Free Advent Devotional: Will you join me on an ADVENT-ure?

Will you join me on an ADVENT-ure?

If you’re like me, the weeks leading up to Christmas are all too often filled with lists and to-dos. Instead of living in wild expectation of Jesus’ birth, I find myself standing in lines at grocery stories, boutiques, and big box stores.

I want to be looking for God in the snowflakes and crow’s song, in friendships and dirty mangers, but all too often, I’m distracted by the busyness of the Christmas season. This Christmas, I want to live with eyes wide open, in divine expectation that God is ready to meet me wherever I am. And I hope you’ll join me.

Will you join me as we #LIVEWONDERSTRUCK by our great God? Continue Reading...