This day and age we are so absorbed in our phones that we forget to practice presence. We live in a distracted culture. We can’t wait to see what is going on in other people’s lives on social media, so much so that we forget to pay attention to what is going on right in […]
The world tells us to build our own empires to be successful. Every day we are inundated with self-help stories telling us to take control of our own lives and build the steps to more money and more freedom. Not surprisingly, “How To Build Your Own Empire” has a high ranking on Google as a frequently […]
Forgiving others is something we all struggle with and it does not always come easy. Sometimes we think that if we hold on to our pain and stay angry with someone, it will only hurt them more or keep us from being hurt again. In hanging on to the wrong done to us, our sorrow […]
Friends, it’s official, I have read the Bible in one year thanks to the Christ Church Ladies Fellowship Bible Reading Challenge! A year ago, I would have never guessed that I would prioritize being in the Word on a daily basis. And I don’t plan on stopping now! This past year, the Word of God […]
We have to make room for God in our lives. It is not a chore but a necessity. Diligently seeking Him and trusting in His unconditional love. And knowing that His everlasting presence makes all the difference.
Today, we interact with each other and stay up-to-date on each other’s lives more through social media than face-to-face – constantly taking pictures and sharing memes with each other. While social media can provide a lot of entertainment, it can also come with a lot of dangerous comparisons. It can be a breeding ground for […]
Being ambitious is a good thing, until it is overwhelming. Then it is counterproductive. Trying to do too much will just cause you to stress, making you less productive and more anxious. So refine your to-do list, and be intentional about what needs to be done for that day.
Every day I get calls from the most generous people asking how they can serve their local community, whether that is through volunteering their time, donating their possessions, or helping with their hard-earned money. I get to have these awesome conversations as part of my job as a fundraiser in the non-profit field, where I […]