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We Thought We Were Just Helping Others

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After three years of marriage, Charlie and I decided to move from my modest, 3-bedroom house in Adamsville to Homewood to be closer to Charlie’s business. We had a blended family of eight children,...
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Meet the Generations at Brook Hills: Donna Kendrick

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it becomes so easy to share about the trials and the big victories, but we often leave out the mundane grace that truly transforms our heart.
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Meet the Generations at Brook Hills: Grace Wood

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Today's post was written by Aubrey Johnston, Brook Hills' Small Groups Ministry Assistant, and is part of "Meet the Generations at Brook Hills", BH Women's summer blog series.  ...
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Ruth, Naomi, & the Generations at Brook Hills

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Read along each week as we highlight a woman at Brook Hills and hear about her heart for the Lord.
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A Prayer for Moms

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Women's Minister, Dawn Stephens, shared this beautiful prayer on Mother's Day blessing each woman in the worship center. We hope each woman reading this can feel that same encouragement today and...
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Help In Grief

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For those grieving and those walking with the grieving, remember Colossians 3, “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility,...
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His Sufficiency Despite the Tragic Circumstance

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As the next five days unfolded, Melanie’s condition worsened quickly. All the while, we continued to hold out hope that God would miraculously heal her and bring her back to us. In the midst of all...
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Seeing God's Goodness in Unexpected Places

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We could not put on a happy face and force out the cliché Sunday School answers.
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Chasing God Changes Us

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She sat down beside me on the hearth, grabbed my hand, and waited for me to say something back to her. And I realized there was just one thing I wanted her to know.
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An Unexpected Gift

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What if people found out I had a bipolar disorder? Would they think less of me or wonder if all of my genuine smiles and bursts of laughter were just an act or the result of some manic high?
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Making Peace With Your Past (Book Review)

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tired of living in the past or of being defined by their past
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Celebration and the Church

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Since I’m 25 and live in Birmingham, I’ve attended a lot of weddings over the past few years.
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God on the Move in South Asia

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The same gospel I had taken for granted for 23 years was a hidden treasure to them
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They Are My One-Anothers

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One of the common threads we all share is a sense of authenticity and belonging, whether you call it a sisterhood, a tribe, or a family.
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Called to Serve or Just Called?

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He has gently exposed my delusion of “called to serve.” It’s a common phrase and a biblical phrase, but for me it gives me options...
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Maintaining a Balance

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I realize now that God will restore me to the right balance for every moment as I seek to serve Him with my life. The promise is right there
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What Singleness & Marriage Have in Common

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If you are in the category of “Frustrated Single Christian Who Just Can’t Pretend Sexuality Doesn’t Exist,”
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A Loner in Solitude with God

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We need Him, yet we don’t want to need Him. That’s the irony of a relationship with God. He provides all that He requires. We are truly dependent on Him, even in our desire to spend time with Him.
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Fasting and the Longest Day of My Life

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There is no greater communion with God than to give up nourishment for our stomachs in exchange for nourishment for our souls.
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A Wretch Like Me: How I Discovered God’s Amazing Grace through Fasting

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Through regular fasting, God exposes the desires and the cravings we have that are not for Him, and the best part is, He changes them. When we are willing to come face-to-face with the question, “Do...
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The Challenges and Joy of Memorizing Scripture

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Memorization has been a tool God has used in my life to teach me, mold me, reveal sin in my life, comfort me, sustain me through hardships, draw me closer to family, and learn to really meditate on...
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Subways, Nail Salons, and Year-Round Gospel Intentionality

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However, by the time he got off at his stop, he had heard the gospel and was the proud…I mean, shout “Hallelujah” proud… owner of a pink Bible.
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A Kenyan Christmas

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We were amazed at all the things you don’t have to do to prepare your heart to celebrate Christmas.
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A Childhood Prayer for Thanksgiving

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Granddad could pray a beautiful blessing. I heard him many times, but at Thanksgiving, he always wanted one of us kids to say the blessing as he would pray with us.
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