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"Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?"
Matthew 6:26

We just finished the latest 626 Foundation project. This house, despite all our Covid challenges, ended up more beautiful than we imagined. Most importantly, our single mom is so happy and now has a place to call her own.  Living Room It was really fun to do a bright, colorful room for this family! The […]

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I’m still getting goosebumps when I think about our first 626 project. It was such a thrill to find so many beautiful items to transform this house into a home! I’m going room by room to tell you guys how we turned this empty space into a single mom’s sanctuary. Be sure and watch our […]

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Have you ever felt like you were ahead of God only to find out that He was the one who was waiting on you? When I had the idea for the 626 Foundation it was like stepping into a board room to tell everyone my idea and being surprised to see God already sitting at […]

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This week I took my kids to get ice cream for an after school treat. I wanted to shop for some new workout clothes, so I bribed them with ice cream. Yeah, I know, not the best idea. Well you can tell by this photo just how messy it was, but the coolest part of […]

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Romans 12:15 says “Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.” It’s a beautiful verse that is often much easier said than done, especially the rejoicing part. I thought about just listing all my favorite quotes on comparison for this blog post, but let me make this more personal and tell you how […]

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I’ll never forget the sinking feeling I had when I first walked into the “Redeemed Reno”. Nate & Jennifer Simmons had approached me about overseeing the renovations on a home they just purchased outside Fort Worth. They told me it was in bad shape, but I had no idea. What I found upon that first […]

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The Bloom Market is hosted each year by Scott & Katrina Morris (of the @themorrismanor) on their property in Gladys, Virginia. It’s a mini Magnolia Market on their land with their 100-year old farmhouse taking center stage. Imagine rows of vintage furniture, hand poured candles, home décor booths and food trucks. Then when night falls, […]

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If you want to know what the Bible says about divorce, ask a divorced person. I know because I am one, and I have those scriptures memorized. “I will be with you wherever you go.” I would cry out to God time and time again asking him what I should do, and that’s what He […]

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There’s a new Italian restaurant in our neighborhood. We drove by on our way home from the grocery store and I said aloud, “I’d like to try that place.” My son immediately chimed in, “me too!” I reminded him that his palette of hot dogs and chicken nuggets would not be pleased with their Italian […]

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