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I’m Not Fine

What I need is for everyone to stop being fine. Seriously. I’m just too tired to fake it anymore cause I’m guilty as anyone of giving the “I’m fine,” or “I’m doing well,” knee jerk response, but this season is different.  I became a first-time mom 18 months ago and it has thrown me for […]

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The Summer 10 for 2020

Summer’s slower pace makes it a great time to read, listen, and watch. The board and staff of Women Doing Well have some summertime recommendations for you. We hope you enjoy them as much as we have!  To Read  Beginner’s Pluck by Liz Bohannan   “This book was a joy to read. It’s easy to read and really down to […]

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Open your hands to give – and receive

God is always trying to give good things to us, but we have our hands too full to receive them. Saint Augustine I read the quote above and thought, You bet my hands are full! My pantry is full of pasta and paper goods!   We are currently in a time of scarcity, not abundance. […]

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Generous World Changers

History is replete with women who said ‘yes’ in response to God’s outrageous love and invitation to live and give generously.  From Mary Magdelene, a first patron of the early church, to Lydia, an industrious entrepreneur who strategically funded early missions, women change the world with their sacrificial giving.  Here are a few other women whose […]

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When Purpose and Passion Come Together

40.3 million.   That’s the estimated number of human trafficking victims across the world right now.   25% are children.   75% are women and girls.   Estimates for victims in the United States number in the hundreds of thousands.   Every one of those numbers has a name, a face, a soul. Every one bears the image of God. Every one needs recovery and restoration.  That’s what motivates Debbie […]

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4 Questions to Help You Find Your Purpose

The two most important days in your life are the day you were born…and the day you find out why.   Mark Twain   Knowing why we exist and taking steps to live that out makes all the difference in living and giving for God’s glory.   Think through the following questions as you consider how God […]

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Could We Really Be “Careless in the Care of God”?

Our to-do lists are long and, often, our to-worry-about lists are longer. But, as our friend Sally Lloyd-Jones encourages us in this post originally published on her website, we can leave those concerns in God’s loving hands, because He cares for us.   “Careless in the care of God.”  That’s a phrase I’ve read many times […]

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Our Own Worst Critic

We’re often our own worst critics: If only this aspect of my appearance were different…I wish I did this particular thing better….when will I get this part of my life right But our loving, generous God doesn’t see us that way. He sees His beloved and chosen ones. And when we live in that freedom, […]

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