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Fainting Goats


My heart is glad, and my glory rejoices; my flesh also will rest in hope. — Psalm 16:9 (NKJV) I have a sister-in-law who raises fainting goats. What a contrast they are to the little leaping lambs! These goats are slightly nasty and not very pretty. They meander about foraging for food until they are

Spotlight On: Spokane, WA


Get ready, Spokane! Imagine is headed your way on September 17-18. It’s our sixth visit to your fair city and we’re bringing along Sheila Walsh, Luci Swindoll, Lisa Harper, Karen James, Michelle Aguilar, and Marcus Buckingham, Mary Mary and Nicole C. Mullen—plus the Women of Faith Worship Team—will handle the music end of things. All

Unlimited Resources


We can kill ourselves worrying about what’s wrong and what we’re missing. Or we can open our hearts to all the resources God has for us. What do you need? A great idea? A little time? Some energy? His resources are absolutely unlimited. ―Mary Graham

Being Centered in Christ


Let me challenge you to get in touch with who you are and what you believe down deep inside. If you haven’t experienced it already, there will come a time when you will feel unwound inside. It happens to all of us. There’s nothing more important in life than being centered in Christ. ―Luci Swindoll

Song in my Heart


I know I can’t always stop to enjoy the sparrow’s melodious song or pull off on the side of the road to gather a fistful of violets. But I also don’t want to arrive at the finish line empty handed and without a song in my heart. ―Patsy Clairmont

Beauty in the Valley


Why is it that, in the daily-ness of life, it is hard to appreciate the valley? When you’re down there, it’s confusing. It doesn’t make sense, and there are times it’s downright scary. But there can be beauty in the valley if we just see it from the right perspective. ―Sandi Patty

Dazzling Ideas


Sometimes we run out of bright ideas and settle into shadowed ruts, but God never runs out of dazzling ideas. . . just look around. ―Patsy Clairmont

Spotlight On: Cleveland


Here at Women of Faith we’re gearing up for our 7th visit to Cleveland, Ohio. Have you been there? It’s a great city! Over the Top will be at “The Q” (aka Quicken Loans Arena) on September 17-18. Patsy Clairmont, Andy Andrews, Marilyn Meberg, Sandi Patty, Anita Renfroe, Mandisa, Steven Curtis and Mary Beth Chapman—they’ll

Uniquely You


If you find yourself bored with life, remember that with just a little imagination you can shake loose from that by making your moments creative, fresh, fun, different, and uniquely you. ―Luci Swindoll

Winged Victory


Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. — 1 Corinthians 15:57 My favorite statue is a marble sculpture of a Greek goddess, discovered in 1863. It’s best known as Winged Victory or Nike. What draws me to this figure is her name, Victory, and her elegant grace in