Saturday Sampling March 3, 2012

Here is what is quickly becoming one of my favorite things to do each week…finding some of my favorite blogs to share on the Saturday Sampling! 

Here is a sampling of some posts from this past week that inspired me, educated me, or made me think.

Do you think I missed anything significant?  I try to look for variety.  Can you help me with that?  Please post any of your recommendations below so we can all benefit!


So many good posts on this one.  How to choose?  We are the body…He takes us, blesses us, breaks (crushes) us, and gives us…over and over again.  Check out the other posts that come out daily on this blog, too!

being right

I love how Mike uses the example of his son to get at a spiritual truth.

Freedom Friday…Real Stories-Lindsay

This is a story and it is a movement.  Read about story of restoration in one woman’s life while also catch up on a movement of authenticity, freedom, and faith a group of passionate ladies are starting in their hometown.

52 Godly Women

This is amazing!!  I believe this 13 year old girl with another young man at 52 godly men are starting another kind of movement…one of mentoring, transmitting faith, and stories.  Check out these two young people and their amazing work.  Read the stories that they have shared.  Get involved…maybe one of your children will want to do something similar!

New Flat, IKEA, and Community

Read about one of my favorite missionaries in one of my favorite cities.

Comfy Pants

The vulnerability here is humbling and moving.  Read the thoughts shared by one woman’s journey through one of the most unimaginable of tragedies a mother can face.

On celebrity pastors

Rachel’s blog is really more of a hub and a movement than simply a blog.  She has so many posts that bring out incredible dialogue among brothers and sisters in Christ.  This is one example. Check out her other stuff, too!

2011 Lesson #2: Don’t Carpe Diem

Parents, read this…and breath! I read this in line at a grocery store and had to calm myself down from alternately crying and laughing out loud in obnoxious, concerning kinds of ways.

In which I won’t tell you that you’re pretty

Sarah gets at the root of so many HEART and HEAD issues.  Self titled as “Emerging Mummy” her messages are for both parents.