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You don't wanna miss these giveaways!

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Hey everyone!  Just wanted to let y'all know about two awesome giveaways!

The first one is over Hannah's blog - the winner will receive three awesome prizes:




The second giveaway is over at Chelsy's blog - the winner will recieve a Lila Rose pearl headband:



So go on over - enter and cross your fingers ..... the winners will be announced on Monday ;)

Goals

*a new blog design {that's still in the air}. I've been wanting a new blog design ... one that looks professional, but if it doesn't happen this month ... hopefully it will happen either next month or sometime early 2015 (maybe).

*post more.  does there need to be any more said on this one lol? ;)

*exercise 3-4x a week. I was doing great in accomplishing this task ... buut ... oh well ... time to start fresh again!

*finish reading 'growing up duggar'. this book is so good--talk about rich and encouraging!!

*memorize 1 Corinthians 13. i used to have this memorized .... buut i honestly have forgotten it =/


*get caught up on letter writing.
*get up early consistently. my schedule is different now that I'm not working.  but i want to create a habit of getting up early ... so I can be more productive.  but this means that I can't stay up too late at night if I want to accomplish this.  although I do wear my 'night owl' badge with much pride lol.  Anyon…

When God answers a prayer ...

Have you ever asked God to reveal something to you?  Have you ever prayed something like,
"Father, I need a sign if [certain thing you have in mind] is Your will.  Please give me a sign!"
 For a while now, I have been praying for something specific (I don't feel comfortable sharing at this point in time).  Not praying for it to come to pass the way I wanted it to, but for it to come to pass the way God saw fit.
Asking God for a sign: "Lord, please reveal YOUR will to me in this situation.  I don't need a neon sign, I just need You to show me in Your own special way, that it's in your will or it isn't."
My prayer was answered and God revealed to me what His will is!
God's answer to my prayer: He revealed His answer to me in a way that I never thought He would.  And to be honest ... I'm glad His answer was the answer I wanted deep down ... the answer was no. "Alisha, you're making this up to sound like a perfect Christian .... no one …