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Laura Corn Langford

Laura Corn Langford

I have been close friends with Laura since we were 7 years old…technically since we were born, because we were born a few days apart in the same hospital.  So we’ve been best friends LITERALLY our whole life.  Laura’s story is simply beautiful.  The perfect […]

Shannon Coonce

Shannon Coonce

For today’s post you all may recognize her as the owner of Circa Doughnut.  Some of the greatest challenges as a child is just to make friends, and that was a challenge that Shannon faced for many years growing up.  That challenge also formed her […]

Lok-yi Meetze

Lok-yi Meetze

Lok-yi’s family relocated to the United States from Hong Kong at a young age to pursue the American Dream.  What I love about her story is the impact her parents had on her growing up by showing what it means to work hard to achieve […]

Kirstin Bolt

Kirstin Bolt

Kirstin’s life at one point on the outside seemed picturesque according to worldly standards…she was a successful business women climbing the corporate ladder, and in her words..was able to afford “stuff”.  This left her empty inside…then God closed a door, and opened another to an […]

My Battle With Body Image

My Battle With Body Image

Don’t you just love when Facebook sends you the “On this day” reminders?  Sometimes I do, then sometimes I’m like…”What in the world…” and other times I’m like “ERASE ERASE ERASE!!”  To me, it’s usually pretty hysterical to look at pictures from the past 10 […]

Amy Sutter

Amy Sutter

What I love about Amy’s story is the fact that she starts from the beginning, and fills in where each step lead her to another step, which lead her to where she is now.  Her story is a great example of how particular events in […]

Cheryl Barker

Cheryl Barker

What I love about Cheryl’s story is how through all of her circumstances in a short period of time, she learned to let go of trying to control situations, and let God handle the work. “Be Still, and know that I am God…” Psalm 46:10 […]

“Fearfully and Wonderfully Made”

“Fearfully and Wonderfully Made”

“ I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.  Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.  My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth.  Your eyes […]

Jaime Smith

Jaime Smith

Through unexpected circumstances, Jaime learned more about herself than she ever expected.  God showed her how to love herself, forgive, and be happy in her own skin.  I hope you enjoy reading this beautiful story.   “Growing up I was never truly happy with how […]

Sara Merrell

Sara Merrell

I love today’s story because it is an amazing testimony of how God will always come through in times of doubt and uncertainty.  Sara’s story is a great example of fully relying on God with our finances.  I hope you enjoy! “In 2009, right around […]