Our Daily Bread

Dear Christian Sister, I love to read. I’ve always been a bookworm. My parents are both teachers who read to me and then encouraged me to read as I grew up. I carried a book with me pretty much everywhere, and to this day, I very often have a paperback in my bag. I have…

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Don’t Follow Your Heart

Dear Christian Sister, The phrase, “follow your heart,” is one that has permeated our culture. Sometimes, we don’t even think twice about it. It is a phrase that we use to give advice to one another. We see it hailed as the most worthy pursuit in the posts of social media influencers. It comes up…

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Pray Without Ceasing

Dear Christian Sister, I am a big fan of country music. I grew up listening to the Judds, Garth Brooks, and George Strait. Now as an adult, my favorite songs are still from the 80s-90s. I love the storytelling, the sound of a fiddle and a steel guitar. One song that remains a favorite of…

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Comparison & Contentment

Dear Christian Sister, I’ve been thinking a lot lately about comparison and contentment. My church’s women’s’ ministry is currently going through a series by Melissa Kruger called “Contentment,” in which she discusses these concepts. Recently, in our small group time, one of the 20-something single ladies was sharing about her struggles at work. She has…

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Where is Your Worth?

Dear Christian Sister, A friend of mine recently ran into an actress in the grocery store. Not an entirely foreign scenario in Los Angeles, but also not an every day occurrence. She was surprised to see that the actress looked a bit older in real life; less polished, more approachable and real. It’s so easy…

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The Journey Begins

Dear Christian Sister, I’ve been toying with the idea of writing for years now, considering blogging, writing a book; finding a creative outlet for a science-minded woman. On scraps of paper and lists on my phone, I’ve compiled an assortment of topics to tackle, things to research and sometimes just a word or phrase that…

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