Be Bold

October 30, 2018

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Dear Emma: When I was a young girl, our church had Neighborhood Bible Time every summer, and it was truly something I looked forward to every single year. For a week, we heard Bible stories, played games, did crafts, ate homemade cookies that the ladies of the church so lovingly made and served with the […]

Be Honest & Filled With Character

September 30, 2018

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Dear Emma: I was planning on saving this quality for my last blog in December, but after this past week and all that has been going on in the news and our nation’s capitol I feel like there is no better time than the present to discuss the importance of honesty and character. First let […]

Be Teachable

August 31, 2018

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Dear Emma: It’s hard to believe you are already a sixth grader. Where has the time gone? I feel like it was just yesterday we brought you home from the hospital, then we blinked and you started kindergarten, and now here you are ready to take on middle school. Wow, time flies when you’re having […]

Be A Dreamer

August 1, 2018

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Dear Emma: What an incredible month it has been. I can’t even begin to tell you how special it was for me to record A Million Dreams with you. Without a doubt, it is truly a moment that I will treasure forever, and I hope you will too. However, beyond the awesome experience of it […]

Be Forgiving

June 27, 2018

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  photo credit: ¬†Brooke Boling Dear Emma: I’ll be honest, this month’s blog was not the easiest to write. It’s not a fun topic and it’s certainly not something that gives warm fuzzy feelings. Nevertheless, it’s something we all have to deal with continuously in life and that is: forgiving someone who has hurt us…especially […]