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Working It Out at the She Speaks Conference

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I've wanted to attend a Christian Writer's Conference called "She Speaks" for three years. They offer tons of teaching, resources, and publishing opportunities for writers, speakers, and ministry leaders. Each year, the desire to go gets more intense and the drum beat is getting loud...louder....LOUDEST. The sound is deafening, and my ears are splitting from the call. I can no longer ignore it or use an excuse to avoid it.

I've prayed and prayed for my desires, the stars and the finances to line up --to no avail or so it would seem. Perhaps the real deal is that rather than just giving me what I want like a cosmic vending machine, God in his sovereign wisdom knows that His stubborn little girl needs something a little different, a little harder to experience Him and grow. This year, the ladies at Proverbs 31 are offering a Cecil Murphy scholarship whi…