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February 15, 2016

Pick Up Your Sword!

      I remember it was a sunny day as I sat by the window in my son’s hospital room in Atlanta.  He had been […]
February 9, 2016

Hiding Dirty Feet

I had the opportunity to gather with women from all over the Corridor to listen and worship together at the IF: Local gathering, a two-day teleconference […]
February 2, 2016

Questions Equal Silence

Most nights before the kids lay down and I’m home with them alone, we end up talking for quite a while about the most random things. […]
January 29, 2016

This Not-Even-Special Day

“Mom, what special thing are we going to do today? What special treat do you have for us?” Ever since the holidays, I’ve been hearing these […]
January 18, 2016

Crossroads Day

  It was October of 2013.  Life had been challenging for the Polzin family.  We were in a season that required constant surrender to the truth […]
July 22, 2015

Can someone please teach me how to stream?

  A few weeks ago a good friend of mine mentioned me in an article she wrote – quoting some advice I had given her about […]
July 1, 2015

Finding the Light

On June 29, 2014 I received a phone call that would change everything. I was told that my sister (my best friend) was gone. The words […]
June 16, 2015

Sink Into the Real You

I saw a poster today that implored me to “Sink into the real you.” Pondering the statement, I wondered how anyone would want to become submerged that […]
June 2, 2015

Remembering

I am writing this blog on Memorial Day – a day set aside each year to honor and remember those who have sacrificially given their lives […]