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What’s on Your Summer Bucket List?

By cwccc | April 13, 2018

Beware of looking back to what you once were when God wants you to be something you have never been. ~Oswald Chambers What’s on your bucket list for the upcoming lazy, hazy days of summer? For instance, Where will you travel? What new activity or hobby will you pursue? How will you relax and get…

Alisa Evans: Connecting Where She Is…As She Is

By cwccc | April 12, 2018

Human trafficking is one of the fastest-growing crimes in the world, over $32 billion a year buying and selling HUMAN BEINGS. The National Human Trafficking Resource Center reported 2,236 calls from Texas in 2013, making Texas the second highest ranking state nationwide. Alisa Evans is on a mission to make a difference in fighting this…

40 Things to Do in Summer – June 2017

By cwccc | April 5, 2018

Beware of looking back to what you once were when God wants you to be something you have never been. ~Oswald Chambers   What are 40 fun things to do before summer kicks the bucket? Here’s how women attending the June, 2017 luncheon responded. Read on, take time to refresh, try something new…    …

Cheddar Ring Recipe

By cwccc | April 5, 2018

Our dear friend, Betty Sanderson shared this Cheddar Ring Appetizer at a recent planning team meeting. It was a full ring until we devoured half of it before the meeting started, and we all clamored for the recipe.  Enjoy! Cheddar-Pecan Cheese Ring with Strawberry Preserves Prep Time: 10 min | Cook Time: 10 min  …

Mississippi Cornbread Salad: A Southern Comfort Dish

By cwccc | March 29, 2018

Mississippi Cornbread Salad Serves 8-10         Ingredients • 1 pkg (8 ½ oz) of jiffy cornbread muffin mix (3 tbl. Dry) • 1 envelope ranch style dressing mix • 8 oz sour cream • 1 cup mayonnaise • 3 large tomatoes, chopped or 1 can diced • 1/2 cup each of red…

Proven: The Positive Influence of Sisterhood

By cwccc | March 28, 2018

If you want to do really important things in life and big things in life, you can’t do anything by yourself. And your best teams are your friends and your siblings. Deepak Chopra, author Did you know that the bond and relationship between brothers and sisters is unlike any other in that it is usually…

Pressing On Through the Heat

By cwccc | March 15, 2018

For a few weeks during this past July, I believed I had lost my elephant ear plants to the scorching mid-summer sun. Despite my daily watering, they languished. Their thick, strong stems bent forward, crying for more help than I could muster. Several turned brown, withered, and collapsed to the dry ground. Then, a miracle…

Create a More Meaningful Life: Cut One Thing*

By cwccc | March 14, 2018

Our Christian Easter and Lenten season is a time to cut something that is standing in our way from a meaningful relationship with God. That something can often be found on our To Do list. If you are overwhelmed by your To Do list, try one – or better yet, all – of these 7…

Celebrating National Women’s History Month

By cwccc | March 1, 2018

Which woman was better known for her silver screen exploits but actually helped combat the Nazis in World War II with her invention? Here are the amazing stories of this individual and four other women who made history just by observing and employing their talents to an existing need.   Hedy Lamarr: Invention of Spread…

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Angel Willeford: Connecting Where She Is…As She Is

By cwccc | February 14, 2018

Her name means messenger in Hebrew. Angel Willeford lives up to her name’s meaning. Her story of faith and grit in the face of life’s challenges carries a message for each of us. I caught up with Angel at her Ebby Halliday office: Angel, how do you spend a typical day? Balancing everything – it’s…