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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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Do you remember the gospel about the virgins with the oil (Matthew 25)? In the gospel, Jesus talks about the wise virgins that bring flasks of oil and the foolish virgins that don’t bring extra oil.  As I reflected on that verse I thought about how it relates to me. I have been wise at […]

Wise and Foolish

Body, Rosemary Campbell

In today’s episode, we talk with stay-at-home mom and beach body coach, Elizabeth Aldrich, all about how we can honor our body through fitness, healthy and community. She shares how she has learned to have a balanced approach when it comes to fitness and taking care of her body. Elizabeth also shares about how her […]

S01 E03: Honoring Your Body with Elizabeth Aldrich

Podcast, Season One

Kathleen Merriman My childhood diet consisted of a few vital staples.  Venture down memory lane with me, if you will, to recall the glory that was the early 2000s. My parents had ten kids (I know, breathe deep into the brown paper bag) and I assumed the quiet anonymity that characterized number eight.  Our tribe […]

Second-Rate Seconds

Body, Freedom, Health, Kathleen Merriman