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“Everyday Praise” Releases in Paperback!

Learning to praise our Creator will bring greater peace into our lives.  Search for Peace I’ve been searching for peace in a world filled with interruptions, heartaches, and pain. Most of us are. I began, like too many, looking in the

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One Thing You Can Always Do When You Have No Time

If you’re anything like me, something always tries to take the place of the most important things in my day. My workout routine includes a half hour walk/jog five mornings a week. Four out of those five days my to-do

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Everyday Praise Book Release Day! (What Success Looks Like)

It’s book release day! If you haven’t heard yet, today I launched my first book into the big, wide world. It’s a small, image-rich devotional called Everyday Praise: Walking in Greater Peace.  I Didn’t Want To Self-Publish Can I be honest

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How To Find the Best Plan for Your Life

Whether He’s asking us to act or to wait, God always has the best plan for our lives. Sometimes God Asks Us to Act It came unbidden: a request I didn’t want to follow. Yet, I couldn’t deny the Holy

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Join the Launch Team for my Everyday Praise devotional!

Sorry, my launch team registration is now closed. However, I’d like to invite you to download a free 5-devotion preview of Everyday Praise. Click here to go to my book page and enjoy!  Would you join my book launch team?   I’ve

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4 Life Lessons God Is Teaching Me During My First Book Launch

Can you believe it? My first book will release Monday September 12! The book launch for Everyday Praise: Walking in Greater Peace is only 2 weeks away. Yikes! I can promise one thing: I won’t be ready. No, really! No matter

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Faith Trumps Fear (Step Out in Confidence)

Have you felt compelled to do something yet found it far easier to drag your feet than fully commit? I discovered my procrastination was driven by an underlying fear. It began for me last September. I accepted a challenge to

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Why Praising God Matters

Welcome Proverbs 31 Encouragement for Today readers! I’m so excited you decided to stop over. In celebration of this wonderful opportunity for me, I’d like to give all my visitors a welcome gift: the first 5 devotions of my upcoming

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Everyday Praise

We were created for praise! Cultivate the practice of glorifying God daily. Let your heart find rest in the shelter of God's goodness.

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Hello, I'm Julie, an imperfect wife and mother of four. Life in this broken world is not always easy. Yet, joy can be found in each day through the grace and mercy of the Lord Jesus Christ.

I find it's easy for our day's BLESSINGS to get lost in its HAPPENINGS. But God's "mercies never end" (Lamentations 3:22) and His "grace is sufficient" (2 Corinthians 12:9).

May the posts and pages on this site offer you a measure of peace and encouragement.

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“As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison.”

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