Category Archives: Jessica Bolyard

Joseph – Our Story || Jessica Bolyard

When I was a kid in Sunday school and church, whenever people talked about Joseph – the guy with the fancy coat – I was extremely confused. I thought there was only one Joseph in the Bible – because no one had ever taken the time to tell me otherwise, apparently – so when I […]

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Psalms of Summer – Our New Song || Jessica Bolyard

For as long as I can remember, I have struggled deeply with comparing myself to other people. My hair, my clothes, my house, my car, my friendships….all are subject to scrutiny and the impossible task of measuring up. (If you struggle with this, too, can I suggest a book? Love Idol, by Jennifer Dukes Lee, […]

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Psalms of Summer: Naming Our Enemies || Jessica Bolyard

The blog lives! We – the ladies of HFL – have taken a much-needed sabbatical over the past month or so, but we’re back! If you’ve been keeping up with us over on Instagram, you’ve probably seen that we’ve been doing some looking at the book of Psalms and will continue doing that through the […]

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Fruit of Life – Peace || Jessica Bolyard

Of all the characteristics listed in Galatians 5 as fruit of the Holy Spirit living within us, “peace” is perhaps one of the most misunderstood. From tie-dyed T-shirts to two-fingered hand gestures to beauty pageant contestants declaring their desire for world peace, the culture we live in has its own ideas of what peace looks […]

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