Who’s Driving Your Hope?

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The other morning I was tired and grumpy and took it out on my husband. It went something like this.: Kyle pulled me into his arms and he told me he loved me just as he does almost every morning before he leaves. My response was, “Uh-huh.” “What was that for?” he asked. I pushed myself away and […]

What Breaks My Heart

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“Shelly!” I heard the concern in my friend’s voice as she spoke. “_____, just tried to commit suicide. I just wanted you to know so you could pray. I’ll let you know when I know more.” As we discussed a few of the possible reasons why, all I could think about was the conversation I’d […]

What are we searching for?

We are all searching for something. Google can show us exactly what that is. The answer may surprise you. Find out here. www.shellytiffin.com #hope #devotions #christianity

If we were to ask this question even just a decade ago, I’m not sure there would be a way to have just a tangible definitive answer, but it’s 2015. And, we all use one major source to do the searching. Do you know what you searched for most in 2014? Here’s what Google has […]

Do We Undermine Our Hope?

Tis’ the season of hope. But is it possible to hope wrong? Pop culture definitely has an opinion on what hope is and so do Christ followers. But are they different? And if we have hope, is it possible to undermine it? These are important questions to answer if hope is “the whole glory of the Christian vocation.” I invite you to read, join the conversation, and engage others by sharing. www.shellytiffin.com #hope #Christianity #devotions

Take a trip back in time with me. The year was 2005. I was 26 years old and 8.5 months pregnant with our second child. My husband was about to graduate from seminary, and we had no prospects for a job after that. An excerpt from my prayer journal at the time reads: Lord, I confess that […]