Wrecked by Redemption

Jo / July 30, 2015

Old & New A few years ago, I participated in an eleven month long mission trip called The World Race. All the participants were encouraged to blog through the months and ministries. That’s when, I believe, the Lord began to water the seed of writing He’d planted within me long ago. But, I’ve struggled with writing since returning from the…

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The Ironic Thing About Writing

Jo / May 11, 2015

Here’s something ironic. The hardest thing about wanting to be – er wait, I mean, being¬†– a writer… (…writing coaches keep telling me I need to claim the title of “Writer.” Which is odd, really. Because a Writer writes, right? And I haven’t written a thing in months. But, whatever, they’re the writers and I’m the wannabe so I’ll trust…

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Family, Marriage

Fifty Shades of Grey? …nah, I think I’ll pass.

Jo / February 19, 2015

In case you didn’t know it,¬†Fifty Shades of Grey hit the theaters last weekend and has grossed $300M worldwide so far. There’s been a lot of buzz about the book since it swept the world a couple of years ago and sent women into bookstores everywhere trying to get a copy. I’ve not read the book for the same reason…

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Family, Personal Finance

the steps to financial freedom

Jo / January 12, 2015

Our decision to become debt free really came out of the decision to just get a handle on our finances. Neither one of us grew up in homes that taught us good money management or personal finance habits so we naturally struggled with handling our money well as we got older. When we got married, we realized that we needed…

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