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At Living by Design Ministries, we believe God’s Word is the only source of absolute truth in a world that praises tolerance and ambiguity. We exist to help women of all ages open their Bibles, understand what they are reading, and apply the freeing truths to their lives. – Sarah Koontz, Founder

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The Living by Design Blog

 Articles on the  Living by Design Blog are packed with heart-focused content, practical solutions for real-life, and Bible-based training. The Bible is packed with spiritual nourishment; our aim is to provide resources to help you break it down into bite-sized pieces that are easy to digest. 

So You Want to Be a Woman of the Word? {+ Free Bible Study}

By Michele Morin I was thrilled to find a new book leaning against my door where the mail carrier had left it.  It contained a trusted Bible teacher’s thoughts on the book of Exodus–just in time to begin preparing for a class I would be teaching soon.  Tearing open the package, I began dreaming about

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What the Bible Teaches Us About Mental Health Issues

By Corine Williams, Ph.D. “Does struggling with my mental health mean I have a lack of faith, and should I focus on my spiritual health instead?”  As a Christian therapist, I hear this question all the time.  While it saddens my heart to be reminded that this is what the church has taught its people,

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Is Hell a Real Place? Here’s What the Bible Says…

By Anne Hope Hell is a difficult subject to discuss.   It amazes me how many people I meet who don’t believe hell or Satan exists.   Perhaps it is their way of justifying their lifestyle.   Perhaps it is just total ignorance and believe both to be merely part of a fairy tale.    It may not even

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The Key Ingredients of Effective Ministry to Women

Recently, I took a course entitled Effective Ministry to Women at Dallas Seminary. It was one of the most engaging classes I’ve ever participated in. As a woman raising two teenage daughters and writing Bible studies for women—the content was relevant and revelatory. In this article, I will share some of the most powerful takeaways

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Will You Seek the Face of Christ During Lent?

By Maureen Miller “The wrapping that had been on his head was not lying with the linen cloths but was folded up in a separate place by itself.” John 20:7 HCSB I stared at the words on the page.  How many times had I read them, and yet I’d never really noticed this one particular

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