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What to LOSE: Dreams without Action

A Series by Jill Holler – Part 1 Now glory be to God, who by his mighty power at work within us is able to do far more than we would ever dare to ask or even dream of—infinitely beyond our highest prayers, desires, thoughts, or hopes. Ephesians 3:20 TLB Dreams from the Mountaintop I like to dream big for God. In my mind, I like to imagine all of the extraordinary ways I might use my life to serve Jesus Christ and glorify Him. I love to sit for hours and read God’s word, allowing it to transport me to a heavenly mountaintop with Jesus, where His presence is vivid and real, and I am astounded by the wonder of who He is and Read More

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7 Things to Lose to Gain a Life of Purpose in Jesus Christ

A Series by Jill Holler – Introduction Whoever finds their life will lose it, and whoever loses their life for my sake will find it. Matthew 10:39 What would you be willing to lose in order to gain the abundant life of purpose God created you for? Just how far would you go in your quest to give up everything for the sake of Jesus Christ? The stakes are high…and they are very real. We will either lose our life or we will find it. There is no middle ground. We can give up everything for Jesus Christ or we can store up everything for ourselves. And what we choose will have lasting implications on this earth and for eternity. The Choice We Make Today Read More

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Lose to Gain: A New Series about Living the Crucified Life

A Series by Jill Holler – Promo For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will save it.” Luke 9:24 When I wrote my devotional book, Life in His Hands, God was opening my eyes to the knowledge that He had created me for a purpose…And He wanted me to start living like it! I felt Him urging me to get up off the sidelines and take hold of the plans He had for me. He awakened me to the fact that His word was truly living and active. I realized it had the power to change the course of my life, to propel me forward in the direction He wanted me to go. It was Read More

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Coming Home: A Story of Grace

Today’s post is a treasure to my heart and a testament to the power of grace. I unearthed it this week as I was digging through some old documents I had saved. I must have written in nearly 15 years ago. And as I began to read the words on the page, I was taken back to that special time and place…to a simple moment with my father when I truly started to understand grace. What a blessing to my soul to read it once again. I truly hope you will enjoy it too. I pray for the blessings of grace to be upon you… Coming Home I raced down the gravel road to my parents’ house, leaving a huge plume of white dust in Read More

4 Reasons Why I Ain't Takin My Kids Shopping No More

4 Reasons Why I Ain’t Takin’ My Kids Shopping No More!

A Mother’s Reflection on a Shopping Trip with Her Kids Shopping Malls Bring Me Both Joy and Fear Since my early teen years, I have developed a true love for shopping malls. There is just so much to love! Cute outfits draped across gold plated mannequins. Bright lights and marquee signs. Numerous restaurants all in one location. (Genius!) Oh yes, it is a wondrous place. But when I start to think about a glorious day out at the mall, an unpleasant feeling begins to come over me. It is one of both fear and dread, brought on by the thought of taking my children with me! I do not mean any offense to them, of course. They certainly don’t mean to ruin my good time Read More