The time has come.
It’s taken a fire, a mudslide and an evacuation to get here, but I am thrilled to finally introduce you to my new video series. This will be the first of 8 video blogs (or vlogs…
The time has come.
There are two things I’ve learned about God’s plan:
1. He pays little attention to my timeline.
2. He hardly ever takes me up on my ideas.
The truth is, most of the time God is working a completely different agenda than…
If you’ve been following my recent blog history,
you can probably guess with what.
(And if not, feel free to look back)
If you want a hint,
it begins with a B,
ends with a T,
and has two O’s in the middle.
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Have you ever noticed that life seems to be tailored to work on your weaknesses?
If you struggle with speaking up, you probably have a job or a family member who forces you to exercise that trait.
If you struggle with…Read More »
I opened Jesus Calling this morning, and here were the words I read: “YOU WILL NOT FIND MY PEACE by engaging in excessive planning, attempting to control what will happen to you in the future.”
I believe my name was…Read More »
I’m thinking today about how much of life is lived in the middle of the story. And the way that our stories intertwine.
Two weeks ago I met a boy who I helped a girl place in a loving home…
Meet LaurieHi, I used to be Laurie Polich, but now I'm Laurie Polich Short. Some of you older youth workers might remember me from my Youth Specialties speaking days. But a few things have happened since that time...I got married, became a step mom, and most recently published two books. Read more on the "About Laurie" page
Today I’m a guest on the Focus on the…
In 1995, a movie was released that greatly impacted…
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