It happened AGAIN. A couple of weeks ago, I was on a plane headed to one place, when the pilot driving the plane told us we needed to go somewhere else. Because of a previous delay, the crew had…Read More »
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…
“Mom, I got a tattoo.”
“Your dad and I are your new Instagram followers.”
“Honey, I just saw your dress on another woman across the room.”
“Hey Neighbor! My son is starting a garage band.”
Depending on your walk in life, there are…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 »
Looking up at the news during my workout this morning, I saw a ticker tape flash across the screen that froze my gaze.
…with this week’s latest shooting, that makes 74 school shootings since Sandy Hook…
Let that sink in a…
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
Have you ever gotten to the end of a…
I remember the morning well. It was the day…
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