(in)courage: Now or Never

by jessicaturner on November 19, 2015

Last Sunday I sent a text message during church. Don’t judge. My pastor Pete told me to. You see, we are in the middle of this series called Now or Never, where we are talking about living a life filled with intention, relationships, love, faith, and joy. Pete has been pushing us to think about […]

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Summer is a season of long sunshine-filled days — memories at the pool and time spent with friends. I don’t know what it is about summer that means more when it comes to friendship, but I love it. Last week we attended one of our favorite summer parties with 100 friends, and I was reminded once […]

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(in)courage post: An Easy Way to Bless Teachers

by jessicaturner on April 29, 2014

Teachers play a powerful role in our lives. I can tell you the name of every teacher I ever had, as well as something about them. My second grade teacher, Mrs. Claas was gentle and patient. My high school English teacher Mr. White pushed me to think about literature in new and deeper ways. My […]


(in)courage: A Reminder for Grace and Patience

by jessicaturner on January 31, 2014

It was 5:25 and I was in line at Target. I should have been pulling into my kids’ day care, which was about 5 minutes from Target. I typically pick them up at 5:30 every day. The school is open until 6, so I had a little wiggle room, though I knew my 5-year-old son […]


Mark Your Calendar: (in)RL 2014

by jessicaturner on January 15, 2014

Registration is now open for (in)courage’s inRL webcast. The women’s conference that comes to you – an online webcast about the heart of community. Watch at home on Friday April 25th and join a local Meetup to connect and watch the webcast together on Saturday April 26. And everyone who registers TODAY (and today only) […]


Let’s Do This Together

by jessicaturner on October 7, 2013

Let’s start this week by doing something big together, shall we? I have been a long-time supporter of Mercy House, which is a maternity home for women in Kenya. These women chose to be mothers, despite not often being pregnant by choice because of rape or prostitution for food. The healing and restoration that happens […]


This week I have several fun posts on (in)courage that I wanted to quickly mention. My July posts is all about creating glorious summer memories. I think it will really resonate with many of you. Please leave a comment while you are there and share about the glorious memories you are making. The Bloom Book […]


(in)courage: 12 Ways to Love & Serve in the Workplace

by jessicaturner on June 12, 2013

As many of you know, I work full-time outside the home. Will you join me on (in)courage today as I share 12 Ways to Love & Serve in the Workplace? xo

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Jesus ‘Keeps Me Going’

by jessicaturner on May 14, 2013

Today I’m on (in)courage talking about some recent struggles and a lesson learned, as well as sharing a song that has really impacted me. Will you visit there today?


(in)RL: Sara’s Story

by jessicaturner on April 28, 2013

Last night we had a great (in)RL meet-up. Of course, I couldn’t help but think about and miss Sara. If you have never taken the time to watch Sara’s Story (filmed for last year’s (in)RL), will you do so today? Her story will bless your Sunday and your life.