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Hi! I’m Missy. Welcome to my blog!

Welcome to my blog! My name is Missy and I am a Child of the King, wife to Craig, mom to Grant and Connor, and dog mom to Bailey. We live in central Illinois – also known as the Land of Lincoln and where corn, beans and orange construction cones grow!

This blog is a “step out in faith” blog.

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Hi! I’m Missy.

Welcome to my blog!

Welcome to my blog! My name is Missy and I am a Child of the King, wife to Craig, mom to Grant and Connor, and dog mom to Bailey. We live in central Illinois – also known as the Land of Lincoln and where corn, beans and orange construction cones grow!

This blog is a “step out in faith” blog.

Recent Blog Posts

A Month of Thankfulness – It’s Show Week!

Like many of you, our family is looking forward to Thanksgiving break next week. The anticipation of sleeping in, spending time with family, and eating turkey and all the fixings is starting to fill our minds. Our mouths are salivating, and our stomachs ache from the prospect of foods to come! There is just one little thing that is…
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Weekend Inspiration – Psalm 7:17

Happy Friday! We are experiencing our first measurable snowfall of the season! It’s absolutely beautiful out! I have a love/dislike relationship with snow. I love how the gently falling snow covers the dull colored landscape. I dislike driving in it and  I really dislike that my 16-year-old son has to drive in it! A Birthday…
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A Month of Thankfulness – Thankful for Family Memories

This past weekend was bittersweet for my family and I. After a few weeks of praying and family meetings, we decided to sell our camper and give up our amazing spot at a beautiful campground. The memories of all the fun we had while camping came flooding back to me, along with a few tears.…
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Weekend Inspiration – A Month of Thankfulness

Happy November! I love this time of the year because this month brings family, food, friends, and football together! With Thanksgiving coming up in less than three weeks (say what?!?), it seems appropriate to reflect on what we are truly thankful for. And boy, do we have a lot be thankful for! Take some time…
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Lukewarm vs White-Hot

Over the past month, I have shared my testimony and wrote about the people who have played a significant part in my walk with Christ. I always call myself a late-bloomer when describing this faith journey that I am on. While I was baptized at the age of 29, my faith journey did not take off…
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Weekend Inspiration – “Breathe” by Priscilla Shirer

Happy Friday friends! My family and I are currently enjoying a few days off from work and school. Aside from parent/teacher conferences and getting some writing assignments completed for submission, I am using some of my time just to breathe and relax. And by relaxing, I mean watching Christmas movies on both Hallmark channels! Like…
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