Guess what today’s post is about…yup! Praise! So, I woke up this morning feeling very discouraged. I tried to write three different articles, each on discouragement, overcoming it, and not giving up. Fail. I kept getting so distracted by self-pity that I couldn’t focus on turning the message around from a whine fest (not the
My verse of the day could not have been more perfect! Hebrews 13:5-6 says, “Don’t be obsessed with getting material things. Be relaxed with what you have. Since God assured us, “I’ll never let you down, never walk off and leave you,” we can boldly quote, God is there, ready to help; I’m fearless no
God is our friend. That’s what they say. When we talk about having a relationship with God, we reference a friendship, we talk about spending time with God as if we were having coffee with a friend, as if he is someone we would call to go to the mall with. While I do believe
A few months back, I heard someone from outside the country say that in America, we don’t work to live, we live to work. She’s right. We are career obsessed. Our whole lives are centered around what job we have. We are judged by what we do for a living, by others and also by
This is hard. This is probably one of the most difficult posts I will ever write. Because I’m a scaredy-cat. Because today, June 27th, 2017, I am making a commitment. A commitment to my readers, a commitment to my children, a commitment to myself, and most importantly, a commitment to God. I have been called to
Decision making is about trust. Trust is a really scary thing. It’s risky. It makes us vulnerable. It’s also necessary. Everything relies on trust. Could you get out bed in the morning if you didn’t believe that the floor would hold your weight? Could you drink water (a critical requirement to sustain life) if you
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