Author Archives: Reins for Renewal

Chapter 7 ~The Wellspring of Life

“We don’t have to be marked by where we’ve come from.” ~Jo Ann Fore It’s amazing how we allow our past to dictate our future. I suppose, if we were honest, we would all admit to having a “secret”-something we … Continue reading

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Chapter 6~ What’s on Your Mind

“Position God as the Gate-Keeper of your thoughts. Ask him to condition your brain to think positively. To capture lies. To hope. To change.” ~Jo Ann Fore  The mind is a tricky thing. Especially for a woman! One minute you … Continue reading

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Chapter 5 ~ A Purpose for the Pain

“God is all-powerful and all-knowing. He is good, merciful, gracious, and sovereign. And if he has  a plan, I want in on it.” ~Jo Ann Fore (pg. 102) Pain. We’ve all felt it. Perhaps maybe some more than others. It’s … Continue reading

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Chapter 4~That Still Small Voice

“If you want to find your voice, you need to hear the voice of God.” ~Mark Batterson The voice of God…have you heard it? I suppose we all have our own idea of how we think God’s voice sounds. I … Continue reading

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Chapter 3 ~ Quit the Quiet (Why are you being silent?)

“A forced silence is a dangerous imposter; painting a canvas of safety while plotting our demise. ” Jo Ann Fore, When a Women Finds Her Voice (page 48) Silence. I’ve never been good at being still. Or being silent. Ask … Continue reading

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Forgiveness…..

I th I thought maybe someone (besides myself) could use this.

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Chapter 2~ Outside the Garden-What are you burying?

“Hiding won’t protect our hearts forever. ~Jo Ann Fore When A Woman Finds Her Voice page 37 It’s amazing isn’t it? How easily we can bury our “stuff”. The hurt, the pain…it’s much easier to hide when we just bury it. … Continue reading

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