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Phoebe Cook

How to Love Valentine’s Day

It’s February! And Valentines is coming. Or as some of you may refer to it “Single Awareness Day.” Excuse me for a moment while I get on my soapbox. I have always looked forward to Valentine’s Day, and not…

On Making Progress: some encouragement from Jane Eyre

Here we are, nine days after the new year. How are you feeling about your goals? It’s so easy for the enthusiasm and motivation of January 1 to quickly fizzle out into February 1’s old habits. I’m reading Jane…

Christ-centered Scripture Study

Ahhh Christmas. There is so much to do! There are cookies to be decorated, carols to be sung, Christmas books to read, hot chocolate to enjoy and that’s only the beginning. In December, I always feel excited (and overwhelmed)…

Rejoice in the Gift

It’s easy to feel like everyone is doing better than you are; especially and most acutely when you are trying your hardest at something that matters a lot to you. When I was in junior high and high school,…

How to Organize your Scripture Journal

  When I was in Seminary, one of my teachers taught us this genius way to keep your scripture journal organized. He told us to turn to the very back of our journal and create an index. We wrote…

Five Scriptures

In an attempt to get more out of scripture study, I’ve started studying a new way. It’s been so enlightening and helpful that I want to share it with you! I decided to get really practical. We recently had…

4 Simple Ways to Establish Habits

I love exercising. I love breaking a sweat, moving my body, and being outside. But, if you met me a couple years ago, you might not believe it–not because I was particularly overweight or sedentary, but because I didn’t…