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Not Quitting My Day Job



“Lord of all being, throned afar
Thy glory flames from sun and star; center and soul of every sphere,
Yet to each loving heart how near!
Lord of all life, below, above,
Whose light is truth, whose warmth is love, before Thy ever-blazing throne
We ask no luster of our own.”
-Oliver Wendell Holmes


It’s no secret I love reading, writing, missions, adoption, discipleship and a whole host of other things that I don’t deserve (Gloria Furman once told me, “Life outside of the Garden of Eden is a mercy from God”), but do you know how I fill my week days? Some of you might already know and the rest of you, well, I know you’ve been on pins and needles waiting to hear alllllll about it (please catch the sarcasm).  So wait no longer!

But really, I want to tell you about it.

I work for the amazing ministry that is Real Truth Matters, a nonprofit media ministry in Paducah, Ky., (holla) with the mission of pursuing the recovery of New Testament Christianity by pursuing Jesus Christ as the Gospel.




God has blown my mind with His kindness in providing this dream job and I cannot (nor do I ever want to) get over His grace that He would not only save us but then turn around and use us in His grand plan of redemption across the nations.

My official title is assistant editor of RTM Magazine and, wow, do I love what I do. Basically my job description (in Sophie’s words) is to talk with believers around the world and write their stories before putting them in an interactive and semi-cool looking format.

Y’all, that’s my job. What. God is so kind. (He really does immeasurably more than all that we can ask, think or imagine.) Praise Him from whom all blessings flow like the mightiest waterfall.

RTM Magazine exists to equip, encourage, challenge and motivate Christ-followers around the world to a greater pursuit of Jesus Christ, who is the Gospel.

The newest mag has been downloaded in 44 countries so far and is available for {free} in the Apple Newsstand for iPads and in the Google Play store for Android. Check it out for yourself and let me know what you think.




In the July/August RTM Magazine find…

• Donald Whitney discusses his new book
• Read an exclusive interview with Revive Our Hearts Conference speakers
• Examine the prayer life of Jesus
• Get to know the man known as Praying Hyde
• Find three practical lessons on prayer
• Learn about an opportunity for missions in New York City
• Discover if God’s sovereignty contradicts our command to pray

Find these stories and more in the new {free} themed edition of the RTM Magazine.

“Be exalted, O God, above the heavens!
Let Your glory be over all the earth!”
-Psalm 57:5

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