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Hi friends and welcome to the Arise, Beloved blog. We have an amazing team of writers behind this blog and our desire is to speak truth into the lies that cripple us and shine light into the darkness that isolates us because we believe that now, more than ever, the Church desperately needs women to be restored so that the world can be set ablaze. Our hope is that you find comfort, solace, and peace in knowing that you are not alone, you are not too far gone and there is ALWAYS hope to be found. 

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// Megan Byers // I have a flair for the dramatic.  I gasp. I cry.  I make faces that show exactly what I’m thinking or feeling.  I have been known to fall over or just open my mouth really wide when I realize something. You might see the phrases “WHAT,” “oof,” and “THIS!!!” in the […]

God Delights

// Marianna Schmiesing // I am perfection. Sometimes, I say that to myself in the mirror at 1 am, marveling at the bodacious topknot on my head that won’t be seen by anyone except me. But I don’t say that often during the day, partly because, objectively speaking, I know that it’s not true. But […]

Why I Am No Longer Working on Myself

// Anna Boehk // This is my prayer of surrender. I went out several days ago and bought plants – cheery ones, tall ones, already blooming. I tutted over the different choices. Which colors do I want? Which would grow well together? Do I get enough sun in my little corner of the world for […]

Deliver Me