Organization is about your attitude, not your closets.
  • Your home’s atmosphere starts with your attitude, not your decor.
  • Having it all together means prayerful submission to God’s will, not making everything go your own way.
  • Life is for growing in the fruit of the Spirit, not for success in personal ambitions and agendas.

Don’t know what to do because there are a million things to do?

Try a brain dump.

Mystie’s brain dump process is a brilliant hack for busy moms. I highly recommend it! Sarah MacKenzie

author, Teaching from Rest

We are all about living life on purpose, doing the right next thing, and continuing to grow and mature.

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Can my personality change?

Because I like to geek out on Myers-Briggs personality stuff, I hear some comments fairly often from those who probably just want me to stop. “I don’t have a personality,” they say. Or, “I used to be a feeling type but now I’m not.” I’ve even had people tell me they...

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