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What people are saying: “The Lord is using you mightily in these last days. You are in my prayers.” ~Yvonne “Your story goes beyond those you tell, because those women go on to tell others. You should write a book to bless more ladies with your story of faith.” ~Rachel “Dabney, Thanks for sharing your heart and your incredible message of hope in Christ. What a blessing and encouragement you were.” ~Letha “Dabney, You were such a blessing to our group! Thank you, thank you!” ~ Gretch “Your story was courageous & encouraging. God has blessed you with a strong determination and 4 beautiful children. Your family is in my prayers.” ~Kristi

Face Your Fears

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Previously Published Articles, Read Her Blog, Speaking | 3 comments

Face Your Fears

{Devotional} Fear is the great silencer in life. I remember the moment a friend asked if I’d speak at his crisis pregnancy fundraiser. After an uncomfortable chuckle, I refused. “I’m not a speaker,” I reminded him. He wasn’t looking for a speaker, he said, followed by something along the lines of, “God has given you a powerful testimony our guests would be blessed to hear.” Biting my inner lip, I agreed. My tummy twisted as anxiety filled my spirit, so I prayed, polled friends for...

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Opinions Needed

Posted by on Jul 7, 2013 in Publishing/Cut Chapters, Speaking | 26 comments

One of the things I’m often asked is if I speak at churches or events. And I do. So I finally stopped dragging my feet and found a way to share clips of me speaking. This required lots of sleuthing and then pretty much begging the hubs to teach me a thing or two about video editing, however I think I only want to post one snippet for viewers to see. Any chance you can help me decide? If you have a minute or two, take a look at the YouTube videos below and let me know what you think. Which...

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The Video I Wanted to Reshoot

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Publishing/Cut Chapters, Speaking | 4 comments

The Video I Wanted to Reshoot

Let’s get one thing straight, friends. This Friday, May 10, I will not be Debbie Downer when I speak at Calvary Church in Jupiter.Why do I need to clarify this? Well, our ever-talented Creative Director from Calvary, Kevin, chided me yesterday that he was going to insert faux tears on my video announcement they played that morning at church because I looked weepy. I laughed. I knew he was kidding. But, of course I looked weepy. He knew the emotional stuff would bubble out as soon as the...

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