Video: Not Defined by Fear

God's refining work unshackles us from fear

As refined silver, God helps us become resistant to the environment that keeps us in fear. God can separate and remove any weakness from His vessels. God’s refining work unshackles us from fear. #bgbg2 Click To Tweet Music Background: Special thanks to Daily Audio Bible  Have a Spirit-filled week. Marisa Shadrick Resources Scripture Reading: Proverbs 25:4 New American […]

Not Defined by Fear

God is in the More

The Gift of Speech [Week 3]

When my twenty-five-year-old son drove from Los Angeles to Las Vegas for an overdue visit, I was ecstatic. In our family, he’s the professional photographer and the aspiring filmmaker. We love to chat about artsy projects. The weekend visit was too short, but I had one last chance to “mother” him before he left. “Would you […]

God is in the More

Video: God’s Pleasure is His Treasure

You are irreplaceable!

The world may say we are dispensable, but in God’s Kingdom, we are irreplaceable. God’s pleasure is His treasure–you! #bgbg2 Click To Tweet Music Background: Special thanks to Daily Audio Bible  Have a Spirit-filled week. Marisa Shadrick Resources Scripture Reading: Deuteronomy 7:6 New International Version Additional Reading: Sonship in Christ: Ephesians 1:3-8 References “BibleGateway.” Bible Gateway. N.p., n.d. […]

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Purpose Beyond the Questions

The Gift of Speech [Week 2]

I interviewed for an online event that offers free training for writers and speakers. Interviews are exciting, but they can be intimidating. You never know if a question will leave you speechless; yet, questions are helpful. They provide clarity and offer information. Questions can provoke new thoughts. Questions help us develop the gift of speech. […]

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Video: Nailed to the Cross

What we don't have to own or manage

We don’t have to own what Christ has nailed to the cross. We don’t have to own what Christ has nailed to the cross. #bgbg2 Click To Tweet Music Background: Special thanks to Daily Audio Bible  Have a Spirit-filled week. Marisa Shadrick Resources Scripture Reading: Isaiah 61:1 and Luke 4:18 New American Standard Bible Additional Reading: Psalm […]

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Teflon Words or Velcro Words

The Gift of Speech Series [Week 1]

“Nana, sit down! You play with me?” When a three-year-old asks you to join the Anna, Elsa, and Olaf plush community, can anyone refuse? If you’re sick of Frozen, “Let it go!” Kids are still captivated by the music and funny antics of one loveable, sun-seeking snowman, Olaf. I stood and listened to Audrey’s toddler […]

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