Archive for REAL Stories

REAL Stories: Kyna Shaw (Living Through Losing My Dad on Father’s Day)

She pieces fabric together with a painter’s eye. Kyna Shaw creates art from bits and pieces, her work telling a story every time. A Philadelphia-based […]

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Christa Black: Stepping Into Freedom

It’s a beautiful spring day in Southern California, the kind that actually pulls people away from their electronic screens and outside into the sunshine. Olive […]

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“Treasures” Founder, Harmony Dust Shares Her Story of Hope and Healing

Just over a year ago, I read Harmony Dust’s personal memoir, Scars and Stilettos, and learned about her organization called Treasures. Since then, I have […]

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Jen Ramos of ‘Made By Girl’ On God, Business, and Overcoming Challenges

Jen Ramos is a woman of many talents. She is the founder of MadebyGirl, an online company that sells paper goods, typographical posters, accessories, and […]

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Nicole Marett: Selling Makeup to Stop Trafficking

Nicole Marett initially got involved in fashion and beauty with one goal: to be the beauty editor of a fashion magazine. She found herself in […]

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Monica Manklang: Connecting People and Serving Her Community

Meet Monica Manklang, a real woman who is passionate about connecting with people and serving the community around her. We had the pleasure of meeting […]

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Alyssa Nissley: Discovering Identity

Meet Alyssa Nissley, a college student attending Lebanon Valley College. This bubbly religion and sociology major (and thrift store shopper extraordinaire!) is truly beautiful, inside […]

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Debi White: Writer and Inspiration

Meet Debi White, a former North Carolina elementary school teacher and our Feed Your Strength Columnist. Debi has been an encouragement to both of us, […]

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