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Remembering Motherhood Well (A Letter To Future Me)

Dear Future Me, I wanted to write this letter to you, hopeful that you aren’t as hard on yourself (now that your kids are all grown up) as you were when you were a mom of young children. I hope you give yourself more grace and remember motherhood well. They say hindsight is 20/20, but when I look back on memories from my teens, twenties, and early thirties, it’s hard...

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Behind the Scenes: Synergy of a Script [Journal No 3]

There are times during the process of scriptwriting when an unparalleled melting pot of creativity happens. A special synergy of creativity within a huge writing team for the family, Christmas comedy movie, “The Farmer and The Belle,” produced just such times and a truly inspired script. The Farmer and The Belle Behind the Scenes: Synergy of a Script [Journal Entry No. 3] Ginger Beggs, Editor There were more than a dozen voices that...

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Christmas Comedy Movie Producers Share Film’s Progress in Exclusive Journal

Producing and acting in a Christmas comedy movie simply has to be Jenn (Gotzon) Chandler’s sweet spot. Jenn has quite an extensive resume of films that reflect her passion to share redemptive stories filled with hope — and in God’s perfect timing, the love found in a relationship with Jesus. Together LA has been invited to track with Jenn and the producers (which include her husband, Jim) of the family, Christmas...

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Charlottesville, Church Planting, and Love

The day after hate found a temporary epicenter in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, I pause to continue processing what just transpired and stare at Matt Brown’s tweet of Romans 12:9… Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good. -Romans 12:9 — Matt Brown (@evangelistmatt) August 14, 2017 …and I think about how the followers of Jesus serve a powerful God. Not...

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