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Giving Our Lives To God

I love this quote by President Ezra Taft Benson:   “Men and women who turn their lives over to God will discover that He can make a lot more out of their lives than they can. He will deepen…

Learn to Love Your Body

By Meg Miles. Feature image by Megan Turley. Two nights ago, I laid my baby Ellie to sleep as usual, but this time, as I placed her down, her eyes opened wide. She didn’t cry or make a single sound,…

A Little Bird told Me

Recently, I came across this quote and I love it so much that I painted this little picture. Most mornings you will hear lots of birds chirping and tweeting about as they fly around looking for berries and insects. You probably…

This Sunday in…Kenya

Tell us a little about Nairobi. Nairobi is a pretty big city, but it’s not completely industrialized — there is still a lot of traditional culture. I love the city because you can see roadside shops selling all sorts…

Jane Eyre: Ahead of Her Time

Maybe it’s the fact that Mr. Rochester is so dreamy, or that Thornfield sounds like paradise. Or maybe it’s because the protagonist and I share the same name. Whichever it is, my favorite classic novel will always be Jane…

On Walking Out

Recently, my husband and I went to a fundraising event. It was a variety show of sorts. We made an effort to go, even though we don’t often get out because we have two little kids. We wanted to…