Category: Encouragement

Goody Two-Shoes

ūüφ¬†It is high time to step out of those STILETTOS¬†ūüφ Let your hair down. Leave off the makeup and put on something comfortable, then carefully consider what I am about to say. While dressing up is fun on occasion,¬†spending way too much time trying to impress will WEAR.YOU.OUT. I know that sometimes you just wanna…

When God says, “I Will”

This is for you, my friend. You are many. ¬†You are grieving, hurting, struggling, doubting. And you need answers: “Is God listening?” ¬†“Does He see?” ¬†“Does He care?” ¬†“How can I know He will be there for me?” The answers are there, in His Word. Remember this and be brave;¬†take it to heart, you transgressors!…

Cultivating Joy

It’s an easy pattern to fall into. ¬†Letting circumstances dictate our joy. And the soil of circumstance can be pretty darn rocky. So we plant the seeds. We plan our days, our months, our years–and fill them with all of those things we think will bring us joy. But our plans just don’t always go…

You Can’t Do Anything

I don’t blame my parents, or even genetics for giving me a low self-esteem. We live in a pass-the-buck society, where it seems we¬†all too often¬†blame any negative character traits or misfortune on others. Not to mention the fact that when we mess up, we try to finagle our way out of the consequences by…