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Sometimes, even the most privileged calls come with a great deal of pain. Mary's (the mother of Jesus) story serves as a reminder of this truth. It can encourage us to trust the One who writes our own stories.

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December 2018

Finding inspiration from my own favorite Christmas carol, we find ourselves transported to that Holy Night more than 2000 years ago, when Hope came to this world.

The latest from His Dearly Loved Daughter :
Book Review – Nuggets from the Heart
Book Review

Book Review – Nuggets from the Heart

I've read the most wonderful book, Nuggets from the Heart, by Rosie Chavez Williams. If you're looking for something encouraging to read,...
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How to Love When Love is Dead 
Restoring a Broken Marriage

How to Love When Love is Dead 

As I talk with women in the throes of betrayal trauma, I often hear something like this: "I just don't love him anymore. I don't think I'll ever...
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Becoming His Dearly Loved Daughter – One Year as Esther Hosea 
Our Story

Becoming His Dearly Loved Daughter – One Year as Esther Hosea 

On February 6, 2017 I anxiously posted an announcement onto a social media page inviting the world to check out my blog. I...
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What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 4
Self-Care

What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 4

6 Practical Steps to Implement REAL Self-Care  We've been looking at what the Bible has to teach us about self-care....
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What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care – Part 3
Self-Care

What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care – Part 3

Does God Care If I Make Time for Rest?  We've spent the past two weeks examining the topic of self-care...
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What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 2
Self-Care

What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 2

"Self-Care" is About His Body Too Today we're going to examine how self-care relates to "His body." Last week we...
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What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 1 
Self-Care

What Surviving Betrayal Taught Me About Self-Care Part 1 

Is Self-Care a Pride Issue?  It's a big buzz word these days – Self-Care. Especially in the world of Betrayal...
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Our Story Part IV – Something New 
Our Story

Our Story Part IV – Something New 

I am so excited to be writing this post! When I started this blog almost one year ago, I had...
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Mary: The Tears Behind the Treasures of a Mother’s Heart 
Christmas

Mary: The Tears Behind the Treasures of a Mother’s Heart 

What comes to mind when you think of Mary, the mother of Christ? My guess is that most of us...
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Fall on Your Knees: A Reflection on Our Dear Savior’s Birth
Christmas

Fall on Your Knees: A Reflection on Our Dear Savior’s Birth

The Shepherds  Close your eyes and imagine with me that we are two shepherds tending our flocks together on a...
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Longing for the Return of Christ this Christmas
Christmas

Longing for the Return of Christ this Christmas

Intro by Esther Hosea Welcome to the very first ever guest post here on His Dearly Loved Daughter! Thanks so...
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A Poem of Thanksgiving
Redeeming Thanksgiving

A Poem of Thanksgiving

  A Poem of Thanksgiving  I'm going to do something a little different this week. Bear with me. Life has...
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Book Review: Hope for the Hurting Wife
Book Review Healing from Betrayal Trauma Restoring a Broken Marriage

Book Review: Hope for the Hurting Wife

*This post contains affiliate links. You can read my full disclosure statement here. Book Review: Hope for the Hurting Wife ...
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Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory Part 3
From God's Word

Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory Part 3

We've been looking at the life of Joshua the past few weeks and learning from one of the most complex...
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Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory Part 2
From God's Word

Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory Part 2

It's time! God has taken more than 40 years to prepare Joshua for the job that only one person in...
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Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory (Part 1)
From God's Word

Joshua: A Strong and Courageous Life of Victory (Part 1)

I have always loved reading about Joshua in the Bible.  For so many reasons, he is a man that intrigues...
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Final Thoughts from our Africa 2017 Trip (Part Two)
Africa Stories

Final Thoughts from our Africa 2017 Trip (Part Two)

Last week I shared with you some final stories from our big trip to Africa a little over two months ago, and...
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Final Thoughts from our Africa 2017 Trip (Part One)
Africa Stories

Final Thoughts from our Africa 2017 Trip (Part One)

It's been a little over two months since our big family trip to western Africa, but it all still seems...
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Winning the Victory Over our Mind – Is it Possible?
Healing from Betrayal Trauma Recovering from Sexual Addiction

Winning the Victory Over our Mind – Is it Possible?

I’ve hit a blogging milestone these past few weeks: My first extended bout of writer’s block. No matter what I’ve...
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Confession: The Most Powerful Tool to Set You Free
Recovering from Sexual Addiction Restoring a Broken Marriage

Confession: The Most Powerful Tool to Set You Free

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the importance of finding truth and knowing who, what, when, why, and how to trust...
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