When was the last time you voluntarily stepped out of the daily grind to recharge and truly rest? Pastor Ed Hedding will be schooling us on the value of sabbath rest in this prepared devotional. Join Pastor Ed in searching scripture and experience to gain a new appreciation and understanding that these times of rest are vital for our spiritual, emotional, and physical health.
Have you ever had to navigate a life you didn't sign up for? Something happened you didn't see coming? Author Lisa Appelo understands what it is like to go to bed and wake up to a new normal. Lisa went to bed married and woke up a widow and single mom to seven children. Through this sudden loss, Lisa discovered the strength to move forward with true joy. Listen to her story and learn more about how to find the strength and hope to move forward when the life you are in feels like "plan B."
Ed Hedding is Senior Pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church in Bettendorf. He is a graduate of Liberty University and has been in full time ministry since 1987. He loves his wife Diane and three grown children Joshua, Bethany, and Daniel and grandson Christopher Kime. In his spare time he enjoys running outside, golfing and reading. His favorite vacations are at the beach.
Lisa Appelo is a widow and mom to seven amazing children. As a founding member of Widow Mama Collective, a Facebook community for young widows, she helps women find hope in the hard places of loss. A popular blogger, Lisa loves seeing women flourish in the strength of God's promises. You can connect with her at www.lisaappelo.com.