“You are more than dust and bones. You are spirit and power and image of God.”

 – Shauna Niequist

For Your Weekend

Today’s reads are for the writers, the mothers, the ordinary-timers, and anyone who needs to remember to be kind to yourself. Enjoy your weekend, friends.

Let’s Stop Being Hard on Ourselves by Shelly Miller

What Do We Tell Our Kids When They Have Unrealistic Dreams? by Lisa-Jo Baker

The Contemplative Writer  – A new website for writers hosted by Ed Cyzewski

Rice Krispies: My Spiritual Awakening by Sarah Bessey

The Book I Didn’t Write (In Praise of Negative Space) by Addie Zierman

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