A Place to Belong


A moving message of hope and belonging from Circle of Friends president, Lisa Troyer.

Looking for a place to belong? Find it in a community of women fostering relationships through authenticity, affirmation, and accountability —find it in the Circle of Friends. Your outlook will never be the same as you explore the ministry potential of a dynamic group of “women helping women,” and catch their vision to be women committed to Jesus Christ, obediently seeking God’s will, and fulfilling their life mission as Christ-followers.

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Confessions of a Peace Lover…

I’m in the early stages of reading Dr. Gary Smalley’s book, “The DNA of Relationships”. Ten pages in and Dr. Smalley has already stated three “simple yet profound” truths about relationships: 1) You are made for relationships. 2) You are made with the capacity to choose. 3) You are made to take responsibility for yourself.

The third one just about jumped off of the page at me.

You are made to take responsibility for yourself.

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Taken Care Of

taken care of

It is so crazy to me how God loves us so much and knows us so well that He gives us just what we need when we need to be taken care of.

Today marks a year for when my sweet grandpa left us as he was called home to be with the Lord. Coming up to this day, I wasn’t quite sure how I would feel. Being at his bedside, watching him breathe his last was not an easy moment – and yet it was one that

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Confessions of a Peace Lover…


One of Webster’s definitions says: The ability to see things in true relationship

I like that, “in true relationship”, not just how we see it but as it is.

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