Monthly Archives August 2016

Puzzle Campaign Totals & More

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Well, today marks the end of our 30 day “Puzzle Campaign” and the results are in!

We raised a total of $1,675.00… bringing up our total 2016 earnings to $4,025!!!


This of course doesn’t include offset costs we have in preparation of each fundraiser/PayPal deductions/website costs, but all in all, we are so encouraged that we are only half way through the year and have earned so much.

So let’s talk about what’s next.

Since I didn’t make as much as I was wanting to this fundraiser, I have an idea for one more that should push us over that $20K hump (we are already skating on the line of it)...

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Beautiful Sanctification: MAJOR CHANGES AHEAD!

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“She will be saved through childbearing.”

1 Timothy 2:15

“Motherhood is sanctifying.”

Just a few weeks into my new normal of parenting two, this phrase offered by a friend stuck with me. It was almost a revelation of sorts. Day in and out I’m confronted with areas of weakness and have to mentally step outside my circumstances to grow. Life is filled with shot-gun prayers asking for guidance, patience, endurance, strength, courage, creativity… and sometimes a third arm (because really, what mom of littles has never once desired one temporarily?). Maybe because my marriage has been mostly easy God is using motherhood to refine the matters of my heart that you guys don’t see. Don’t get me wrong, I am in L.O.V.E...

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