I've been believing a lie my whole life. One that has permeated everything I've ever done. One that has been the driving force for so many of my attempts and my accomplishments. It's the lie of unworthiness. People, mainly good intentioned church people, have told me (and my peers) over and over that I am … Continue reading The Lie of Unworthiness
So, lets stop shaming the single woman, making her feel as if she must have a man to serve God; instead teaching & encouraging one another to be that virtuous woman...
I know it's the wee hours of Thursday morning, I just didn't have the chance to write this on yesterday. I was hoping to be able to combine it with the theme of Tuesday @ 10, and I think it works well: Defining Moment See, I've recently been really ill. (Aside from getting over a nasty cold) … Continue reading #WorkitWednesday – Defining Moment
A broken mind cannot produce a healthy body...and likely will destroy it... Give... That's what this week's Tuesday @ 10 prompt is over at Finding the Grace Within. Mine will be quite a bit different, different than what I'm used to posting & different from what many are expecting to read when they see the prompt. In 2015, … Continue reading I am #ProHealth
So, we appear to be in a time in my life where this whole blogging thing is occasional at best... Between grad school, practicum, work, friendships, family, church, and a budding relationship, I haven't really had time for the other things that keep me - uh, me? I get so tired from everything that I … Continue reading Proverbs 31- Enoughness.
It's friday... As a matter of fact, it's really only Friday for another 15 minutes. Today has been a long day, one that began hours before I am used to (who knew there was a 5:45 in the A.M.?)Friday's mean Five Minute Friday. I got the prompt last night before bed & had it in … Continue reading Paint & Healing
In May of 2012, I set out on a challenge of sorts to myself. My "goal" was to begin to better myself and simplify my life. I sought at the beginning to eliminate clutter from my life by slowly purging myself of unneeded items.For me, this is no easy task as I am very close … Continue reading Just Be…
So, it's not quite Friday here on the West Coast yet, but by the time it is, I will be sleeping...I know I need to get back to blogging and writing, so I'm going to start by doing a Five Minute Friday post, always hosted by Lisa-Jo Baker.The prompt this week is Broken. GOI recently … Continue reading Less Broken and Mostly Whole…
Almost a year ago, I started a self-change project that I was calling my "It Only Takes One" challenge (at least, that's what I was calling it to myself...). The challenge began as a way of me wanting to streamline, simplify my life. So I decided that by getting rid of (throwing away, donating, returning … Continue reading Seeing the “X” Fall
"...Love your neighbor as yourself..." Matthew 22:39I recently wrote about the one year challenge I have set up for myself. A challenge to change some of the bad habits in my life. Really, it's just about a life overhaul where I become a better steward of the life God has blessed me with.At the core of … Continue reading Learning to Love [Myself]