Bible study, Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Gratitude, Growth

#Repost: And Blessed Is She Who Still Believes At 38

Guess what ya'll? Tomorrow is my birthday! I can't believe I am 38! When I wrote this post 3 years ago, I was a few years younger, and less wise. A lot has happened and changed in these last 1,095 days.

Bible study, Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Purpose

Handpicked

Have you ever been picked for a team growing up, for example, like kickball or a game you used to play outside during recess? Have you ever been the one who wasn’t picked, was picked last or God forbid, overlooked altogether? Perhaps it may have been because...

Bible study, Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Growth

Monthly scripture: You have need of this one thing

Rejoice when we run into problems and trials? Do you know anyone who is excited about problems? I surely don't. It's our human nature to run the opposite way. We don't like anything remotely uncomfortable and usually have an aversion to pain. Why then...

Bible study, Faith, Growth, Lifestyle, Prayer, Purpose

Do not go to Egypt

Anyone ever feel like the Lord is trying to rain on your parade or is slow in moving you from a place of extreme discomfort to a place of security and comfort? Have you ever found yourself in a place or season that is so difficult, that you even begin planning and plotting to go back to a place God has already delivered you from?

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Our stories and testimonies, Prayer

Every time I turn around…blessings, blessings, blessings

The title of this blog says it all. As I considered the events of the weekend and visit I had last month with a friend, I was reminded of how much the Lord really loves His children. I recently shared how weary and grieved have been with the state of...

Bible study, Encouragement/Devotional, Growth, Lifestyle, Purpose

Monthly scripture: 8 lessons the ant taught me

Let me be the first to say that I am not fond of ants or any creature other than humans. (Sorry in advance to all my animal and insect lovers! God bless y'all!) Had to share this quick story about my run in with these creatures before I share some insights from this month's scripture focus.

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Growth, Lifestyle, Prayer, Purpose

[Free resource] 4 Ways To Become Who God Created You To Be

If you read my recent post about becoming a threat, you are well on your way to becoming who God created you to be. I decided to create a simple worksheet for you to use as you begin or continue on this journey to becoming her. Enjoy!