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Gratitude Through the Ups and Downs

By: Rachel Brown November is a month of thankfulness, causing us to sit back and really contemplate the blessings that have been bestowed upon us. Here at Wonderfully Made we strive to thank God daily for all He’s done for us, but we find ourselves in a particularly thoughtful mood…
November 27, 2016

5 Ways to Show Thanks This Season

By: Katie Messer As Thanksgiving is upon us in only a matter of days, take a moment to assess your true feelings of giving thanks. Are they determined by a situation or by the unchanging status of our Lord, Jesus Christ? As I have reflected within my own life, I…
November 22, 2016

Be Brave, Little One

By: Erin Weidemann Whether you’re a mom or not, you know this struggle: the struggle of “Am I Beautiful?” and “Am I Enough?” Chances are you that during your early years you spent a little time crying alone in your room, wondering whether or not you mattered. It’s not much…
November 18, 2016

Flying Beyond the Hardship

By: Tekoa Manning Gratitude. Thankfulness. Usually, neither of those exist without first experiencing heartache, loss, and hard times. You have to go through one, to embrace the other in a manner worthy of noticing. Sometimes we miss the gratitude and turn bitter like lemons. This is the month of thankfulness.…
November 14, 2016

God is Still Our King

By: Juliandra Durkin This election season has been a downright battle between the candidates that has left the rest of us as casualties in a lot of ways. Facebook wars, Hillary and Trump ads that demonize the opposite candidate everywhere I turn, and people pitting against each other because of…
November 4, 2016

Fall Fun!

By: Rachel Brown There are things to adore about every season, especially autumn. We have been reveling in pumpkin spice treats, Sunday night football, and, even though the weather isn’t cooperating in most of the country quite yet, dreams of scarves and sweaters and boots. There are so many fun…
November 2, 2016
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God Doesn’t Do Flaws

By: Alle Roley I started questioning for the first time why God made me the way He did when I was in sixth grade. I was one of the tallest girls in my class and I was also what a mild-mannered person might call a lil’ chunky. I didn’t see…
October 14, 2016

My Six Autumn Essentials

By: Danielle Kingsley AUTUMN ESSENTIAL : FOOTWEAR Now, I love boots and have them  in almost every shape and every color – but this fall I am adding a little throwback to the mix with these Adidas sneakers. Whether you are heading to the Farmer’s Market or to the big…
October 13, 2016

Identity Theft

By: Sara Barratt “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Imagine a world where roses were called skunks and skunks, roses. Can you? Yeah, neither can I. While I understand the point William Shakespeare was making in this oft-quoted line from “Romeo and Juliet”, a rose is…
October 5, 2016

Changed by an Unchanging God

By: Bri Deutsch It’s 2 a.m. The silence of night allows my tormenting thoughts to appear more daunting than they would in the vibrancy of day. Thoughts about a future that looks murky – a future no longer filled with the people I once knew to be my confident, where…
October 4, 2016

Life Like a Pumpkin

By: Katie Messer When September comes around each year, there is one item that steals the show- the pumpkin. From seasonal foods, drinks and cinema classics to home décor and photo props, the pumpkin takes center stage! But, have you ever seen the pumpkin as a way to explain the…
September 26, 2016

Transitioning into Fall

By: Rachel Brown September 22nd marks the official start of the autumn season and while there are so many fun things to look forward to in the fall, sometimes it’s difficult to transition from the carefree vibes of summer to the productive, pumpkin-scented months that follow. We’ve cooked up some…
September 19, 2016

Warrior Women

By: Juliandra Durkin If you have been walking with God long enough, then you have probably experienced some highs and lows of being a daughter of the King in a war torn kingdom, planet Earth. Life is many things, but hard is definitely up there when you have an enemy…
September 12, 2016

For the Love of Shoes

This piece is written by Tekoa Manning and edited for Wonderfully Made. Ladies, if you're like us, you loveeee shoe shopping!! Maybe you have a closet full of high heels, tennis shoes for the gym, sandals for hot days, flats for work, and boots for the cool fall months... May…
September 7, 2016

{NEW PODCAST EPISODES} Arielle Estoria and Lauren Cone

{EPISODE 3} Arielle Estoria: The Life of a Creative Allie Marie Smith interviews Arielle Estoria, a spoken word artist, blogger and motivational speaker. Arielle is diligent in instilling “worthy” back into an insecure generation. They talk about turning your daydream into a day job, what it means to live a life of…
August 23, 2016
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{WM Spotlight} Moving Mountains Jewelry by Lindsey Drewes

We are thrilled to spotlight a dear friend of ours as she launches her brand new jewelry line called Moving Mountains. Moving Mountains 2 from Justin Jacobs on Vimeo. Tell us about Moving Mountains. Moving Mountains is a grassroots American-made jewelry company that specializes in beautiful minimalist silver and brass…
August 22, 2016
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Don’t Be A Settler

“But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.” – Romans 8:25 You may have seen a DirecTV commercial recently where it depicts pioneer-clad people “settling” for cable television instead of choosing to use their satellite service. The tag line at the end…
August 15, 2016