I chose BRAVERY and I got a Beautiful Friendship

"You use steel to sharpen steel, and one friend sharpens another."  Proverbs 27:17 MSG My word for 2018 is BRAVE.  I wasn't sure what this would look like and as I look back on my life, I do not think of me as BRAVE.  But sometimes life changes, and as you reflect, you see what you didnt see before. Today I want to share with you a time when I was BRAVE and didnt realize it.  This step of BRAVERY has blessed me with a beautiful friend...who is very important to the future of Motivated by More. Its so important

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The Wilderness

“And that about wraps it up. God is strong, and he wants you strong. So take everything the Master has set out for you, well-made weapons of the best materials. And put them to use so you will be able to stand up to everything the Devil throws your way. This is no afternoon athletic contest that we’ll walk away from and forget about in a couple of hours. This is for keeps, a life-or-death fight to the finish against the Devil and all his angels.” Ephesians 6:10-12 MSG I love it when God sends me a message over &

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The Monday Morning hustle

Happy Monday?  Its always said with a question isnt it?  Today is no different as we all wake up with some snow dusting on the ground...in April. But at least my backyard doesn't look like this! That is my sisters house in MN.  I would definitely pull the covers over my head & go back to bed...for 6 more weeks.  Because lets be real.  Even if God blesses us with warm temps and sunshine next week, the lakes have been cold to frozen since November, which means the lakes won't be warm enough to dip a toe into them until

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