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We're Tim and Franicia. We love the Lord and strive to please Him in all that we do. Our mission is to encourage others to do the same. We also love delicious, wholesome food, and enjoy life together as a family. Here you'll find encouragement and tools to help you on your journey to a healthy, wholesome life.


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Happy 16th Birthday Heistheway

Oh, Heistheway! Happy 16th Birthday, dear daughter! We’ve showered you with blessings today — telling you how much and why we love you so much and reminiscing about many special memories including the days leading to your waterbirth at home. You’re a beautiful and amazing young woman with a heart whose love for God and others shines forth with compassion, grace, and beauty! You’ve made our lives richer in countless ways, and we’re thankful to the Lord that He chose us to be your parents and family.

Happy Birthday, Sweet Shiloh!

Our bright and cheerful Shiloh is so full of joy and is celebrating her 6th birthday today!

We remember. 🙏

On Facebook I shared a private July 16 memory and said, “It’s been an emotional day for us for various reasons, thinking of Mom’s death a year before this and then this day at Tim’s work at NOSC Chattanooga as CO that has changed so many people’s lives in Chattanooga forever.

Studying Words Using the Bible and Noah Webster’s 1828 Dictionary

How rich words are! This is one way we study the Bible using Noah Webster’s 1828 Dictionary.

Happy 8th Birthday Dear Sweet Daniel

Has it really been eight years since our last Guam baby was born at Sagua Managu birthing center? Daniel was born a few minutes into July 1st on Guam. We still laugh thinking that, when his stateside grandparents announced his birth, their church friends thought that they had the wrong date since it was still June 30th in the East Coast! Guam and the CNMI (Saipan, Tinian, and Rota) are known as the place where “America’s Day Begins.”

Hosting 100+ for Fellowship after Church

One invitation became about 100+ people from our church and some out-of-town guests.

Encouragement for Our Current Books and Projects

 A lot of our friends have asked us to post the books we’ve made and products that we sell. We're so thankful for everyone that wants to encourage and support us in our business endeavors!

Heavier, Healthier, and Happier -- This 15-Year-Old’s Fitness Journey

Last year I weighed 125 and right now I weigh about 150. The thing is, though, those numbers sound bad to some people, but, when I looked at some pictures and mostly my measurements, I realized that I am slimmer and fitter than when I weighed less. Muscle does weigh more than fat. 😍✨

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