Author: Lauren Roberts

Janelle Brown Helps Women Find Their Purpose

Never underestimate the power of a wide open door beckoning you to enter. Sometimes when we embrace an excellent opportunity, we’re given more than we thought we would ever receive. Last year a woman in our community asked Janelle Brown to consider going to the We3 Women’s Conference. She accepted though she was unsure of what would await her. At the conference, a woman felt compelled to tell Janelle that she saw her having some speaking engagements in the future. Now, may I present to you, the keynote speaker of this year’s We3 Women’s Conference, Janelle Brown.

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Local Mobile Thrift Store Seeks To Clothe Refugees in Dignity

Imagine feeling like a stranger in a foreign place full of people who don’t look like you and speak another language. You may want to isolate yourself because of the fear of what it might be like if you stepped out into that unfamiliar world. In Clarkston, Ga, 1,500 refugees a year are welcomed into the city, relearning how to live in a completely different culture. Some even seclude themselves in their houses out of fear and still, a longing for relationship remains.

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Rockdale Art Farm

Creativity comes from a place within. It has the power to heal the deepest wounds by transforming immense pain into raw beauty. When we create, something in each of us comes alive. It allows us to reach past the mundane to produce exquisite masterpieces. So many of us have wandered away from creative and meaningful pastimes- when what we need is a little more creativity in our lives and a little less of the repetitive, ordinary routine.

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