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About redhaireddiva

Hi, my name is Rachel Hornung. I am 26 years old, a college grad and employed by Marshalls department store. I am the third of four children and have two adorable nephews and one adorable niece, and the most awesome parents and grandparents a child could ask for. I am a follower of Jesus Christ and try to seek Him out in everything. May you be blessed by my blog!

The Year of Change

So, for me I’d say the year 2015 (the year we just finished) could be titled the year of change.  The changes started towards the mid-end of 2014 and continued on throughout the year.  Some were good, and some were … Continue reading

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Adventure Time!

So, the time is nearly here for me to embark on a world adventure.  On Sunday, I will be leaving Texas to go on a mission trip to El Salvador for a  full week.  I will be working with a … Continue reading

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Waiting on God’s will and timing

It’s been nearly a year since I last wrote and it has been a good year.  I have continued to grow by leaps and bounds as a result of much prayer, spiritual formation, and many counseling sessions.  I have still … Continue reading

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Reflections on adolescence

Dear Me: Look around you.  Does anyone seem happy or contented?  Because they are not.  Each person is trying to find their identity, their clique.  Remember how painful that first dance was?  All night long was spent in and out … Continue reading

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Dear Me:

Dear Me: You are  eleven years old.  You are enjoying being a kid and think eleven is the perfect age.  You say you go through no difficult stages at age eleven.  Ha!  You have a lot to learn.  You dream … Continue reading

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Idols

So, today’s sermon at church was about the idols in our society today.  Our pastor listed several, including family, wealth, our bodily image, food, etc..  But one that was not mentioned that I think can be a big one is … Continue reading

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You are important!

With the olympics going on right now, so many young individuals are making a name for themselves.  Their’s are names that will be heard around the world and remembered.  It makes me so glad NOT to be in the spotlight.  I … Continue reading

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Plans

So, the last few days (not so much today though) have been quite a struggle.  You see, tomorrow, me, mom, Johanna, and her boyfriend Collin were supposed to be travelling to Arkansas to camp for a few days.  However, Mom … Continue reading

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Leadership

So tonight, I lead our renovare spiritual formation book study. It wasn’t something I chose to do, but rather something God chose for me to do.  Our original leader had a death in the family, so could not make it, and … Continue reading

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Growing up

So for most children, growing up is not a challenge.  By the time they reach the end of high school, they are dying to be out of the house and away from mom and dad’s rule.  But that is not … Continue reading

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