You can do it, because He can do it!

Do you like to run on the beach? For me, anything you have to do in life is better if you can do it on a beach. This morning I went out for my morning run at the beach (I know some of you are still shocked that I am running a year after I […]

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5 Ways You Can Fight Sex Trafficking in America

Do you ever watch MSNBC? It is one of the few networks that boldly shines a spotlight on the issue of sex trafficking in America through their series, Sex Slaves. They travel across the nation, highlighting various cities where law enforcement is taking steps to crack down on the purchasing of sex. Sometimes, the target […]

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Have you heard about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? It is going viral on social media everywhere. You can find videos on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube. People accept the Ice Bucket Challenge and then challenging several of their friends before having a bucket full, or in some cases a cooler full, of ice water […]

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Front Line Friday!

It’s Front Line Friday! I’m so excited to be able to introduce you to Redeeming Joy and its founder, Lanie George. Lanie and I originally met through another anti-trafficking organization and quickly became friends. She’s based in Charlotte, North Carolina (my home state). We had the opportunity to attend an event in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. […]

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Throwback Thursday

Are you familiar with the phrase Throw Back Thursday? It started on social media as a way to pay tribute to someone or some event from the past. People love nostalgia. The photo is usually accompanied by a hash tag (#) of either #TBT or #ThrowbackThursday. This morning, I pulled up my photos on my […]

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“Remember your Jerusalem!”

Do you fly often? I flew for the first time at twenty-four years old and was scared to death. I used to be able to tell you exactly how many flights I’d been on, but now I’ve lost count. I’ve also gotten much more comfortable on flights. There are a few flights that stand out […]

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I thought I’d heard it all until this….

How is you relationship with your mom? I’m very blessed to have a close relationship with mine. She isn’t just my mother, but she’s one of my closest friends. We used to hang out quite a bit before I moved to Georgia, and even with the miles between us, we talk frequently. My mother is […]

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Front Line Friday!

It’s Front Line Friday and I’d like to introduce you to Jeff Shaw, the founder of Out of Darkness. Their mission is: to reach, rescue and restore all victims of commercial sexual exploitation, so that the glory of God may be known.” I first met Jeff in 2011, when Out of Darkness was an idea. […]

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Getting a Big Name Endorsement

Have you ever heard the expression, It’s not what you know, but who you know? Having connections in life tends to open doors and gain the attention of others. As a writer, having endorsements from famous people or other well known writers opens doors. It gains the attention of agents and publishers. I remember pitching my […]

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Focus is the key to survival!

Are you familiar with who Bear Grylls is? He’s a crazy man. His name is Edward Michael Grylls but he is known by the world as Bear Grylls. He is probably most well known for his television series Man vs. Wild. He is one who is world renown for being able to survive in the […]

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