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WM Spotlight: Allison McLeod

by Rachel Johnson The only way to preface this Spotlight is to warn you that you’re never going to believe that Allison McLeod has just graduated from high school – her wisdom and insight are far beyond her years. Allison uses her experiences and thoughts to shape the minds and…
July 23, 2012

Bless The Lord, Oh My Soul

Today's post is simple and entirely for you to feel refreshed: let the powerful words of this song and the following scripture sink in and nourish your soul. Dwell on the beauty of the One who made you with His loving hands, and spend some time reflecting on how He…
July 20, 2012
Christina Stolaas

God, The Original Dentist

by Christina Stolaas A few weeks ago I had my semi-annual trip the dentist for a teeth cleaning. I have no fear of dentists, but, there are certainly other ways I’d rather use my time and money. With that being said, I make going regularly a priority because I love…
July 19, 2012
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Leah: Not Loved

by Raquel Rodriguez Laban had two daughters. The eldest was named Leah and the younger one Rachel. There was no sparkle in Leah’s eyes, but Rachel had a beautiful form and appearance. Since Jacob was in love with Rachel, he told her father, “I’ll work for you seven years if…
July 18, 2012
Guest Bloggers

Oh, Goodness!

by Samantha Madison I'm reading a fantastic book right now with my best friends called, "Grace for the Good Girl." I realized that I am a try-hard good girl. And let me tell you, this book is perfect for me, and it’s message is probably relevant for all you good…
July 17, 2012
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WM Spotlight: Joy Eggerichs (Part Two)

by Rachel Johnson We're back with part two of our interview with Joy Eggerich (if you missed it, you can catch up on part one here). Read on to learn more about Joy’s work with Love and Respect NOW, including her thoughts on where her sense of humor came from,…
July 13, 2012
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WM Spotlight: Joy Eggerichs (Part One)

by Rachel Johnson Marriage, relationships, love, broken hearts – these are all deep issues, right? You bet. But just because these topics can often times be tough to discuss, and certainly should be taken seriously, doesn’t mean that there can’t be aspects of joy woven throughout conversations about them –…
July 12, 2012
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Dear Body, Thanks For Being On My Side

by Ashley Perez NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: The following is an article our contributor Ashley Perez had published on The Conversation, which we thought the readers of Know Your Value would also enjoy. You can read it in full below, or check it out over there. Photo credit: Philippe Halsman…
July 11, 2012