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You Get a New Name!

by Christina StolaasHave you ever read something that resonates so loudly within your heart that it just stops you in your tracks? This morning I’m having one of those moments where I feel compelled to sit down and pour my heart out. Though the pace and schedule for today is…
November 6, 2012
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“I AM” is Here

by Christina StolaasNote from Anne: We don't normally post several times a day on Know Your Value, but in light of the catastrophic damages that hit the east coast yesterday when Hurricane Sandy arrived, it seemed necessary to add in a bit of extra encouragement. I love the verse from…
October 30, 2012
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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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If Sin Is Like A Rotten Banana

by Christina Stolaas Most Christians know the Sunday school answer to dealing with temptation, the bible instructs us to flee. But let’s be real for a minute, sin is often astonishingly attractive in this fallen world we live in. My anger feels justified. My gossip tendency is disguised as informative…
July 6, 2012
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Waves of Mercy

by Christina Stolaas This week I got an opportunity to spend some time in one of my favorite places for spring break: the beach. No scene in my mind is as peaceful as blue skies, the glorious warmth of sun rays, sparkling soft white sand and bluish -green waves rhymetically…
April 27, 2012
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He Will Finish You

by Christina Stolaas I’ve never considered myself a perfectionist by nature. However, as I grow closer to Jesus my failures seem to persistently antagonize me. Despite how many “things I do right”-- the actions I focus and internalize on are my shortcomings. My weaknesses! The inconvenient truth is the closer…
March 21, 2012