By Katy


It takes time to be beautiful. I’m not talking about the makeup we women apply to our faces, although that does take time! It takes time for beautiful things to blossom. I am still waiting for the hydrangea bush in our front yard to bloom. The tiny plant is an inch tall. A stick, really. It may be years before it gets big enough to show off its beautiful blue petals.

I’m also still waiting for some dreams to be realized and for some answers to be given. Why’s and how’s and Please tell me’s. Ecclesiastes 3:11 comforts us that everything will be beautiful in the right timing. In God’s timing. ...



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“The LORD will give strength to His people; the LORD will bless His people with peace.” Psalm 29:11, NKJV

Peace is a beautiful word. I once pictured peace as gentle waves lapping onto a shore. Since I’ve seen a little more of life’s struggles, now I picture peace as a calm heart in the midst of a storm. I understand from experience that even though our circumstances aren’t trouble-free, we can have God’s peace on the inside. He does calm storms (Psalm 107:29). Either within or without. ...



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Winning the Victory: A Blog by Katy Kauffman

Award-Winning Author, Editor, Bible Teacher

An editor of Refresh Bible Study Magazine, Katy Kauffman is also a Bible study author who loves to write about strategies for winning the victory in life's spiritual battles. Follow Katy's blog to receive bi-monthly posts. 


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