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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

Finding Peace Through Hope

Of faith, hope and charity, hope is the quieter sister.  She is shy but stubborn.  I have seen hope for the recovery of a sick child, even after hospital rooms and the threat of death are familiar.  Hope to finally meet Mr. Wonderful after…

April 16, 2017

Finding Peace Through Prayer

I have found peace through prayer.  In my daily walk through life, I reach out to God often, explaining my very mortal emotions.  I know He already understands these things, but my time in counsel with Him is essential to my own wellbeing.  He…

April 15, 2017

April’s Study Guide

April’s Study Guide is here! We’re excited to dig into this month’s theme: PEACE. We really hope that this guide will be a blessing to you, and will direct your study and ultimately aid you to receive your own inspiration from God! Remember, there’s…

April 4, 2017

Teaching Kids Scripture Study, Part 3 : Real Life Examples

This post has been a few months in the making, and it has become near and dear to my heart as I have thought so much about scripture study and talked with many of you about how and why you make it happen. I have…

March 19, 2017