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Two Women & Their Essential Oils


Wed May 24, 17 8:36 am

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My apologies to the Young Living crowd, for you will soon discover this article to be not at all what you expected. But hopefully you’ll reach the end not rolling your eyes at my wacky antics, but instead, truly in awe of two women who poured out oils of the greatest price to show the world what was most essential.

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Homework in Zero Minutes


Tue May 23, 17 10:26 am

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You didn’t sign up for the advertised Bible Study because of that dreaded thing called “homework.”

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An Unexpected Gift


Thu May 18, 17 6:57 am

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A year ago, I received a very unexpected gift – one which would prove to change my life forever.

This is her story.

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Like a Glorious Explosion


Tue May 16, 17 9:39 am

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He saw people that looked like trees . . . and he was like a corpse.

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Book Study vs. Bible Study


Fri May 05, 17 9:06 am

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What to study in a Bible study. You’d think the answer would be simple: the Bible. But things don’t often turn out that way . . .

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Where She Will Be Most Heard


Sat Apr 29, 17 8:41 am

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Thanks to over a dozen friends for mine for writing this one...

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Everything She Had


Tue Apr 25, 17 6:07 pm

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Have you ever gone to church and brought your entire savings account with you?

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The Attorney & The Clerk


Wed Apr 19, 17 8:10 am

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Meet two people.

An attorney at law.
And a clerk whose job it was to hand-copy the Law.

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The Only Explanation I Have


Fri Apr 14, 17 7:57 am

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Sometimes I wonder whose life I’m living. The events of the past few years just don’t make sense.

I have seen crazy, incomprehensible, obvious things.

I have made outlandish alterations to my plans...

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But I Don't Believe in Angels


Sun Apr 09, 17 2:14 pm

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When Jesus doesn’t make sense, some get annoyed. Me? I jump up and down with excitement.

Because, folks. Jesus always makes sense.

Sometimes his approach or choice of words doesn’t make sense to me. But no biggie, because puzzles like that are way fun.

So . . . I need your help with this one.

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Yes, I'm a Woman, and Yes, I Love the Bible


Tue Apr 04, 17 8:44 am

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I enter my thirties as a single woman, and a strange phenomenon occurs.

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I Hate the Consequences


Tue Apr 04, 17 8:43 am

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Oh how I hate the consequences of sin.

The pain and grief that result.
The realization that life will never be the same and that this sin really messes things up.

It messes up my plans. My dreams. My life. My happiness.

It takes away my comfort, and puts sorrow in its place.
Because sin has consequences.

And I hate the consequences.

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Application by Osmosis


Fri Mar 24, 17 12:14 pm

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Ever wish your life could change without you knowing it? Like application by osmosis. Put your Bible under your pillow, and it automatically transforms your life.

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Please Read Isaiah's Boring Blog


Sun Mar 19, 17 12:12 pm

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If Isaiah were a blogger, would you subscribe?

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Who Are We?


Tue Mar 14, 17 11:44 pm

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How well do you know us? Read the 16 clues below to answer the question: WHO ARE WE?

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Not a Fan of Homeschooling {But a Fan of the Bible}


Thu Mar 09, 17 10:17 am

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This is not what you think it is. It’s just not.

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Q & A Session with Jesus


Sat Mar 04, 17 8:54 am

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If I walked this earth when Jesus did, I would ask him lots of questions.

Then again . . .

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My Son, Be A Fool


Mon Feb 27, 17 12:21 pm

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My son,

Forget my teaching and let not your heart keep my commandments, and your short life will be wasted and fruitless.

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When You Forget to Forget


Wed Feb 22, 17 10:59 am

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Oops. Forgot to forget to have my “quiet time” today. I was supposed to be so busy at life and so bored with the Bible that I wouldn’t actually find a way to soak in the Word for a solid hour or so. Epic fail.

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My Soul Finds Rest


Fri Feb 17, 17 9:11 am

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This is the story of how I used to play the piano, but now I don’t.

Of how I used to like the Bible, but now I love it.

Of how God changed my plans and passions.

And of how I came to write here at journeyoftheword.com.

It’s a story of pain.

And a story of redemption.

Because God’s power is best seen in those who are weak.

This is my story.

[Watch a short video of my story here.]

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5 Thoughts for The Overloaded Mind


Mon Feb 13, 17 12:02 am

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I took one of those “personality” quizzes, and scored almost 100% on “intellect.” No, I’m not incredibly smart. I just think too much.

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My Chapter 3 Experiment


Fri Feb 10, 17 11:55 pm

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It started as a normal, everyday, random, obscure conversation with my housemate.

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2017 Memory Challenge Finale


Thu Feb 02, 17 8:12 am

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46 participants. 8 finishers. This Challenge is no joke!

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Hence This Blog


Sat Jan 28, 17 11:01 am

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Two types of people exist in the world: those who use the Oxford comma and those who don’t.

I cringe when text messages are not proofed and formatted Turabian-style, and if possessives are still incorrect on a billboard or branding, I deeply question the sustainability of society.

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Oh, How He Protects Us


Mon Jan 23, 17 8:47 am

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“He is jealous for me.” Protects like a lion. I am a carcass.

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