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BIG Announcement: My Baby!

  No, not that kind of baby, but don’t worry- you’ll be the first to know when that happens! It all started for me last summer.  I was minutes away from stepping onto the stage to preach to an auditorium full of teenagers and young adults.  I was praying during the last worship song, when I heard very clearly the Holy Spirit tell me to look up and around.  I opened my eyes and took in the full scene of…

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Video Series

Healthy You: Putting Jesus Before the Dishes

Nicole Smithee video

  Drawn from insights found in Luke 10, this latest installment of the Healthy You video series explores how to spend intentional time in the Presence of God and the impact this practice has on our health.  Like we see in Luke 10, we can sit at the feet of Jesus every day, absorbing every revelation He has for us… or we can be pulled away by the to-do lists of life and the over-stimulation of smart phones or the…

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Video Series

Healthy You: Squad Goals

nicole smithee video

  In a day and age when we are sold on the lie that ‘bigger is better’ and ‘more is what matters’, we can easily deceive ourselves into believing that being well-known is the same as being well-loved. That couldn’t be farther from the truth. Crowds may applaud one’s charisma, but very rarely are they interested in the development of one’s character.  It doesn’t really matter how many people know our name, if there aren’t a few faithful souls who really…

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Video Series

Healthy You: Refresh, Not Escape

Nicole Smithee video

  This second installment of a new video series “Healthy You”, explores the need for space to rest and refuel.  A true sign of maturity is intentionally investing in yourself through meaningful rest.  And it’s not just a good health tip; it’s an actual command from God. We need time away from our work to remember that we are more than our work.  Our value is not in what we produce or the paycheck we take home or the position…

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Blogs

Starting Your Day Right: 6 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Mornings

Nicole Smithee

We all know what it feels like to get up on the wrong side of the bed.  We promised ourselves the night before that we would wake up early to go to the gym, get an early start at work, or have some time to enjoy a cup of coffee while properly preparing for the day.  Instead, we hit the snooze button more times than we’d like to admit, opted to wear a hat and go one more day before…

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