From True Woman ’12: I Fell Out of the Raft

By Jessica Drews

Hi, my name is Jessica. I’m 25 and I can’t swim. You would think my inability to keep floating would keep me from a rafting expedition on the Delaware River. Nope.

I wanted to do something adventurous, to be George Washington. I fell out of the raft, and the only thing I could do was hang on to a metal ring on the back. Continue reading

From True Woman ’12: The Five P’s

By Jessica Drews

I’ll just go ahead and say it: No, you can’t be excused. Not a lack of time, or a messy house or a crying kid can keep you from this one thing — Bible study.

I don’t mean meeting with a group of ladies for snacks and study. I mean personal, sit down, shut out the world, and spend time with God Bible study.

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From True Woman ’12: The Five P’s

By Jessica Drews

I’ll just go ahead and say it: No, you can’t be excused. Not a lack of time, or a messy house or a crying kid can keep you from this one thing — Bible study.

I don’t mean meeting with a group of ladies for snacks and study. I mean personal, sit down, shut out the world, and spend time with God Bible study. Continue reading

From True Woman ’12: Looking for My Love

By Jessica Drews

I have an overwhelming desire for control of my life, and lately I’ve been doing just about anything to get it. I’m neglecting to read my Bible. I’m spending more money than I have trying to get answers to my fears. I’m distracting myself with work, TV and the Internet to avoid facing Truth. Continue reading