Category Archives: Stillness Manifesto

Ask Away Friday with Erin Salmon

Hi My Dear Friends, I’m teaming up with the #AskAwayFriday crew again this week for a 10 question exchange.  I enjoyed coming up with questions for Erin to answer this week, as well as responding to the questions she had … Continue reading

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Why We Need to Experience God in Stillness

Hiya dear friends, My writing is being hosted today by my sweet friend Heather at My Melodious Heart.  The focus of her blog this month is encountering Jesus in stillness.  So honored to be guest posting for her today. ________________ Nothing … Continue reading

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How To Live Crazy-On-Fire When You’re Beyond Exhausted

Y’all?  Can I kinda bare my soul today? This may be more like a journal entry than a blog post. So, bear with me while I pour out my guts onto this screen. I pray God meets you somewhere in … Continue reading

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What My Life Is Like These Days [On Chaos and Stillness]

Whew. After spending so much time documenting the incredible God-story of Maia’s birth week, it feels good to be getting back to a “normal” blogging life. Well, as normal as I can manage while wrangling a high-energy genius-toddler and our beautiful, still-new-but-quickly-growing … Continue reading

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Why I’m Disappearing [And Stillness DOES Get Easier!]

I was afraid it was flaky.  I was afraid of what people would think.  I was afraid I wasn’t strong enough if I admited my need. For what? Solitude.  Quiet, still, unplugged solitude. Over the last month or so, I’ve … Continue reading

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8 Creative Ways To Increase Your Awareness of God’s Nearness in the Day-to-Day

Hi friends! The turning of your heart toward the Father in the midst of your day-in, day-out routines and circumstances absolutely delights His heart.  Focusing on His nearness can also dramatically alter our days: they are transformed from feeling mundane, … Continue reading

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For When Your Dreams Are Dying [And MY FIRST E-BOOK! My GIFT to YOU!]

Wow!  Big day around here!   I’m guest posting at the Better Mom!  So fun!   ALSO…   I’m officially launching my first eBook today, and I’m so excited to share it with you!   Stillness Manifesto: A Call to … Continue reading

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Oh Boy. Am I Ever Jumping. [Five Minute Friday]

WELL!This has never happened.  I’m up at midnight and Five Minute Friday over at Lisa Jo’s place is up and running.I was on my way to bed… but… what’s 5 less minutes of sleep, right? Here I go.   The … Continue reading

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