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Keeping Pace with the Holy Spirit

This “keeping pace with the Holy Spirit” more than likely will be a bit more slow, gentle, and restful than you first thought. It may be less of “hurry up, go go go” and more of a “rest, recharge, soak”. If we are to continue on this journey that eventually leads us to our eternal…

Living the Gentle Life

How do you cope when burned out? Withdraw? Control? Anger? Anxiety? At times of burnout I become “Sargent Melanie” and it is not very pleasant. Regardless of how we cope, one thing we have the same as children of God is: gentleness is truly at the root of who we are. Whether it is buried…

His Faithful Promise

Just like planting seeds to start a garden, the promise is true. What we plant is what we will reap. My husband knows this principle well as it applies to the garden. In previous years when preparing for a garden, he does not simply plant a small variety of seeds, no he plants expecting a huge…

Strength in Surrender

When we come to the place that we realize we are not able to fix a situation, a person, in our own might, it is humbling and also can be very helpless feeling and anxious producing. But friend, we have the ultimate strength of God on our side when we surrender in prayer.


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Hi, I’m Melanie. I’m on a journey of authenticity and living this life fulfilling the call God has put in my heart to write words– lots of them!

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