Today, I sat alone. I went to go watch my kids perform with their choir for the spring recital. At first, there were plenty of empty seats. A few family here and there. But in a matter of minutes, the audience was filling up with couples, families, friends, and grandparents. Surrounded by groups, I sat … Continue reading Today, I Sat Alone
Recently, I got really excited about my love life. Because for a moment, a VERY brief moment, it seemed like it was going to go somewhere. In one weekend, I met two guys the way I would like to meet a guy - organically. One was at a basketball game. The other was a friend. … Continue reading Advocate for Your Love Life
Last week, I asked my Sunday school students if they would be willing to give up or throw away their favorite stuffed animals. Their eyes widened in shock as they unanimously shouted a horrified, "No!" I asked them why and they said, "Because I love it!" I asked again, "How would you feel if you … Continue reading To Give like God
I remember reading a story or poem of some sort - can't really remember where I read it from or who wrote it or what it was titled. But it was written in the perspective of a little girl sharing what each of her classmates said as to why they are beautiful from their dads. … Continue reading When You’re Feeling Ugly
Girl, I know. Life is tough. There are days when it kicks you down and repeatedly kicks you. Coffee spills, speeding ticket, exhausting work, maybe a break up or complications with your relationship, maybe you're at a crossroads and you just don't know what to do or think, unsuspected bills and piling debt...You know what … Continue reading Life is Tough but You’re Tougher
After a heart breaking, gut wrenching break up, it seems impossible to see life on the other side. But there's a new chapter of adventures. love, and joy that's waiting just for you.
It's not about being picky or being undateable but keeping your heart pure.
I didn't quite notice it until today but God truly has made a transformation in me. Ever since I recommitted to Christ in September 2016, I wanted to start sharing my faith. But I'm super awkward, have social anxiety, and a hardcore introvert. I also didn't know how to start talking about my faith or … Continue reading Let Your Light Shine
Did you know.. that unforeseen forces are fighting over you? They are fighting for you and against you. They are fighting over your blessings, to withhold it against you and to provide it for you. They are fighting over your mentality, either feed you lies and make you feel alone and defeated or to give … Continue reading You are Fought Over
If there is one thing I am most thankful for in my 29 years of life, it's being called back into God's grace. I know that the changes he had made in my heart and my life has brought me so much peace and hope, I know that he can bring the same for you … Continue reading The Jesus Life