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Study Guide: Family & Personal History

Hello all and happy Wednesday! We hope you have had a chance to read the fantastic posts that have gone up in the past days. Family history and personal history are topics that are new to some, dear to many, and inspiring to all…

October 11, 2017

Family History: A Powerful Resource for Raising Resilient Kids

I’ve decided to rethink bedtime stories. Maybe you should too.  It turns out, those stories can become a weapon of mass protection for our children. I don’t know about you, but I feel helpless sometimes — like a sideline spectator — watching my children…

October 6, 2017

A SONG FOR A CAUSE: This Little Light of Mine

A few months ago I sat on my couch stewing. My daughter was heading to kindergarten, and she was a ball of nerves. I struggled to know how to help her and desperately wanted her to start the year off on the right foot.…

September 29, 2017

September’s Study Guide: Prayer 101

As it is the season for sharpened pencils, fresh notebooks, and new teachers, we wanted to dedicate this month by going back to school on a very basic (but oh so important!) topic, PRAYER with the title of this month's study guide: Prayer 101. …

September 7, 2017

Freedom: The Dignity of our Own Choice

There was a time in my life when I felt defined by how others treated me. I carried around what had happened to me, which continued to hurt me and also limit my progress. But it wasn’t who I really was. The thing that…

July 24, 2017

July’s Study Guide: Liberty

In the United States of America, July is a month that is associated with freedom. But what is freedom, in it’s truest sense? Is it political freedom? Or maybe financial freedom? Freedom: the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without…

July 7, 2017

How can we be unified when we are so different?

I am so excited to feature my good friend, Chelsey, who has been an excellent example to me of strength and unity in her marriage, even in the midst of hard times.  I love talking with her about faith, because she always motivates me…

June 30, 2017

Motherhood: A Grace Period

Do you ever feel, as I often do, that the cosmos have a sense of humor?  That the very things we are weak in, those are the things we somehow get an extra dose of to muddle our way through? Without going into too…

May 23, 2017

May’s Study Guide: Grace

Welcome May! As spring is in full bloom, so are our hearts here at The Small Seed. We’re ready to dive into “Grace” with you, but first–some exciting news! For the last few months we’ve been praying to know how to connect more deeply…

May 11, 2017

Finding Peace in the Storm

“How did we get here?” I thought to myself. I sat on the floor with my 15-month-old obliviously playing in front of me. I was trying to process what had taken place only moments before. My husband of five years had just walked out…

April 30, 2017