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homegrownhospitality
"Creating a Life that reflects my Dreams...Living a Life that Defines my Purpose.."
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We are heading into Week 17 of Documented Faith and I wanted to take another closer look into the Why, What and How as a reminder for all of us. I feel it is worth repeating because I think that... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Homegrown Hospitality
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While many thousands of us are journaling in the two inch margin of our Crossway ESV Journaling Bible and have been since August 2014, I got the word from Shanna last week that Crossway is totally SOLD OUT of them.... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Homegrown Hospitality
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I make piles and take notes. I think that I am getting better in my older, wiser years but none the less, I still have piles and take a lot of notes. The pile I am going to share with... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Homegrown Hospitality
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Please remember that we are continuing on with the same word for March and April which is LOVE. For the past couple of weeks we have taken a closer look at why we should not only LOVE, but also ACCEPT, VALUE, FORGIVE and as we learn this week, BELIEVE in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2015 at Documented Faith
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In my mental, physical, creative, spiritual and relational life one thing always leads to another and 9.9 times out of 10 the end product is something that was never as I planned but grew from a mixture of many things.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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I am rewinding a bit just so that we are all on the same page. Here is a look at my first line from Sizzix that launched last year (and is still available): and here is a look at the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The ultimate expression of love: “For this is how God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 (NLT) Do you understand this verse? It means that Jesus died for each and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2015 at Documented Faith
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I had a light bulb moment last week and noted it in my Documented Faith Journal (I have learned along the way that light bulb moments are sorta the way God winks at me and one of the many reasons... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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I am going to give you a break from my Italian Adventure to talk a little about a few others things in the next few days..lucky you! Today I want to share with you about Documented Faith. First, I am... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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In the past few weeks we have focused on John 13:34 and have looked a little closer into not only love, but acceptance and value. Continuing with the same verse for this week, we will also look closer at the word forgive with an additional verse to focus on and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2015 at Documented Faith
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I am trying to not be the lady that wants to invite you over to show you all of the photos from her big trip. I am trying to space it all out, mostly because it has taken me just... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
We are almost through week 13 and I just wanted to check in with you, say hello and remind you about a few things. I say it every week but I continue to be in awe of what GOD is doing here and am so happy to see all of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at Documented Faith
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This is Cristina, my amazing translator and new friend. She is calm, cool, collected and very easy to be around. She, along with Paulo and Franca and a few other wild and crazy Italians made me feel very calm, safe... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The verse for week 13 is the same as week 12 because it really is very important and needs more than one week to focus on. In addition to the main verse, there will be an additional verse to focus on. A new commandment I give to you, that you... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2015 at Documented Faith
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Never for a moment was I concerned about the language barrier even though I had an AWESOME translator for my classes. I do believe that we all speak creative. By the end of the first full day in Italy, even... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The seat belt light turned on and the VERY French pilot spoke in VERY BROKEN English. All I really heard was "we are going to TRY" and "probably going to Rome" Because my flight was a short one from Paris... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The weeks and days leading up to leaving for Italy I was not excited in the way you would think of as if you were going on vacation and I was not necessarily worried to get on a plane by... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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For the next few weeks, even as we move into April, we are going to go deeper into this verse: A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. John 13:34 (ESV) To download... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at Documented Faith
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Whether you are journaling in a Bible like or similar to the one I use or you are using a blank journal and you are ready to do some hand work, I think I may have made it a little... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The verse for week 11, March 8-15, 2015 is: For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2015 at Documented Faith
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I am leaving for Italy tomorrow. YIKES you guys. This is crazy. I am grateful and blessed and anxious and all I continue to do is take deep deep breaths. I am ready for an adventure, open to what lies... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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Today I have a process video posted up at the Illustrated Faith site and I thought I would walk through another page over here as an additional sample. For this particular page, I had so much writing and doodles on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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With only a few day to go until I board a plane to Italy, the question has come up A LOT when people ask where I am going and whether or not it is a vacation, work and if I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2015 at Homegrown Hospitality
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The Focus word for March is LOVE and the verse for week ten, March 1 – 7, 2015 is: Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2015 at Documented Faith