Feeling Overwhelmed

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Help for Your Unsatisfied Soul

I had the privilege of sharing this post n Living by Design magazine, SOULfood Saturday email. Visit https://livingbydesign.org/ for more information, and to sign up for emails! When we bought our current home, we knew we would be in for some cosmetic changes. Sure, the structure was sound and the major items had been updated,…
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Feeling Overwhelmed

You Can Bring the Shoes to Me

“But my toes feel weeiiiirrrdd!” he cried as I adjusted his new sandals. I calmly reassured him that he could change back into his favorite slides as soon as we were done. Our passionate five-year-old was having a rough time adjusting to his new shoes that morning. He was having a difficult time managing all…
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Feeling Overwhelmed

When Change Leaves You Exhausted

The other night at 3am I heard whimpers and whines along with a gentle rattling of our new puppy’s crate. Maverick was excited to see me, but more excited to encounter the big back yard. As I stood in the yard waiting for him to finish marking his territory, my mind instinctively wandered back in…
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Feeling Overwhelmed

When You Feel Heavy Hearted

We are now finishing up the 8th week of shelter in place and our kids being sent home to complete school work through distance learning. Eight weeks sounds like such a long time, doesn’t it? Yesterday, it was announced that stay at home orders will remain in place until the end of May for many…
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Feeling Overwhelmed

When You Feel the Weight of Worry

Psalm 34:4 “I sought the Lord and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears.” ESV   “We don’t even have enough money to order a pizza?” He questioned as I intentionally stared down at my phone screen.  Our family had just arrived home from our day, and already I was holding back tears.…
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Feeling Overwhelmed

A Big Change

Have you ever received life changing news when your plate seemed so full already? Our family received such news during the winter of 2015 when one of our twins (Lucas) was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. Our family was living a pretty full life at the time. We had two full-time jobs, 3 young children…
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Michelle Flaningan
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