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
They come barging in uninvited, take over our lives,…
Anyone else notice how fast this Summer is going?
What people are saying about Laurie
“Laurie exceeded all our expectations. Weeks later I still had people commenting about how much Laurie’s speaking meant to them.”
“Laurie Short is a terrific speaker, great to work with, and uniquely gifted to connect right away with adults and students. Our whole conference loved her!”