Not a Morning Person

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Not a Morning Person A Devotion by Hannah Crews from DaySpring I know how you’re feeling. The world today is over-the-top intense. The news is depressing, social media is soul-sucking, and godless filth is swirling around us like a flushing toilet bowl. Therefore, it’s fair to say that “joy” is simply for naive absent-minded people […]

A Call to Reset & Refocus

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A Call to Reset & Refocus A devotional by Melissa Michaels from DaySpring One not-so-fine day I woke up to catch my computer deleting all my photos. One by one, gone. Y’all. That’s a stinkin’ sinking feeling. My son’s birthday party? POOF! My daughter’s graduation? GOODBYE! Our family’s Christmas brunch from last year? DELETED!  I […]

10 Picnic Ideas, Tips & Tricks

10 Picnic Ideas, Tips & Tricks One of the folks I follow, Life Is A Party had this article on having a great picnic, so here it is just for you too.  Top 10 Picnic Do’s and Don’ts: easy picnic ideas that will help you plan the perfect picnic and avoid all the mistakes. Picnics […]

Six Hours One Friday

Six Hours One Friday ~ Living the Power of the Cross Today’s inspiration comes from: Six Hours One Friday by Max Lucado He was uneasy. He had been since noon. It wasn’t the deaths that troubled him. The centurion was no stranger to finality. Over the years he’d grown callous to the screams of the […]

Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring

Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring The flowers are springing up, the season of singing birds has come, and the cooing of turtledoves fills the air. Song of Solomon 2:12 NLT  Spring is such an amazing time of year. It’s a time when billions upon billions of plants—everything from trees and bushes to flowers and even the tiniest […]

He Restores My Soul

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He Restores My Soul – Continued from It’s a Jungle Out There Part 2 from It’s a Jungle Out There: The Burden of Hopelessness From Max Lucado’s book: Traveling Light He restores my soul. Your Shepherd knows that you were not made for this place. He knows you are not equipped for this place. So […]

It’s a Jungle Out There

It’s a Jungle Out There: The Burden of Hopelessness From Max Lucado’s book: Traveling Light He restores my soul. — Psalm 23:3 NKJV I wonder if you could imagine yourself in a jungle. A dense jungle. A dark jungle. Your friends convinced you it was time for a once-in-a-lifetime trip, and here you are. You […]

Why Women Need Other Women

Why Women Need Other Women By Maggie Yow – DaySpring About a month ago, I was asked to speak at a Mother’s Day Breakfast at my local church. I knew that the audience would be very diverse — all women of all ages. This opportunity was an honor, but it was also a pretty big […]

Four Kinds of Friends We All Need

The Four Kinds of Friends We All Need Jennifer Dukes Lee – DaySpring I was a first-grader. It was a warm spring day, so all of the kids had stripped off their heavy coats at recess and left them in a big pile. As I walked past the pile, I heard voices. The voices belonged to […]

Embracing Spring: A Time of Renewal

Embracing Spring: A Time of Renewal As the frost of winter begins to thaw and the buds of spring peek through the soil, there’s a palpable sense of renewal in the air. Spring, with its promise of warmer days and blooming flowers, serves as a gentle reminder of the cyclical nature of life. It’s a […]