Freshwater Academy

Fresh Water Academy was founded in 2010. It is home to four lovely young ladies of learning and their dedicated teachers. Located in the wilds of Wyoming, the name Fresh Water Academy was chosen as a Western analogy to Christ. Just as He is the Living Water, and we must have Him to have eternal life, any desert dweller knows the importance of fresh water to life, both for self, and the nourishment of crops or livestock. By taking nourishment in God and His word, we strengthen our own relationship with Him, our faith, and the quality and abundance of our fruitfulness.

Our keystone verse is from Jeremiah, Chapter 17, Verse 8: "For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat cometh, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit."

The fruit that we speak of is mentioned in Galatians 5:22
"22But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, 23Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law."

And the heat could be anything we experience that might test our faith in God; trials and tribulations, relationships, anything that focuses our love and attention anywhere but on Him...

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Calling all Bloggers!

Okay ladies, I'm calling to all the bloggers out there! My wonderful author friend, Misty Gatlin, has written a fantastic new book, A Princess Broken. I followed A Princess Broken on her blog as it was being written chapter, by chapter, but I haven't even read the ending yet! It is in print, and my copy should be here this week, so I'll be following up with a review, but Misty is currently planning a Blog Tour. 

Here's a link to the first chapter of A Princess Broken, Misty's website, and her facebook page. Check it out! If you're interested in guest hosting an author, please contact her!

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