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Happy 1st Anniversary Recklessly Alive Ministries!

Wooooooooooooa Nelly, how is this ministry a year old already? They grow up so fast, ya know? If you only experience me through the words on your computer screen, you might not know I tend to be… overly self-critical, a little obsessively driven,  and slow to celebrate sucess of any …

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I AM GOING ON TOUR: Will You Help?

Four weeks ago I made a scary and awesome announcement: I launched Recklessly Alive Ministries. (and yes I am still figuring out what all that means). Although the picture continues to come in focus more and more each day. [Click here to read the full post about my ministry launch] …

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How to Say YES to God

“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ― Catherine of Siena. There was a time of my life when it never seemed to stop raining; I hated who I was and what I’d amounted to. I was utterly convinced this world would …

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God, Am I Really Doing Enough?

Let’s get something out in the open – I never planned for my 9-5 to be spent working with squiggly, germy, rambunctious, “Can we watch a movie”, “Jessie farted”, “Why don’t you have a wife” little kids. Sure looking back there were warning signs – I taught swimming lessons and …

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