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 […]
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.
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.
This year, God has prompted me to focus on being still and knowing that He is God. I have always had a hard time slowing down, taking breaks, focusing on one thing at a time, and giving myself space to just relax. I guess I just have a really hard time being still and spending […]
As children, we trust our parents to take care of us, provide for us and love us unconditionally. Personally, I thought my parents were superhuman, unable to be hurt by anything. I put my full faith in them. This same childlike faith in our earthly parents often lacks for our heavenly Father. Children come without […]
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I want to share 30 things to be grateful for throughout the year. Some days are good, some days are bad, but through our hope in Jesus, there is always something to be grateful for. The simplest way to turn any day, week, month or year around is to put […]
As usual, we start off any new year full of optimism and positivity, saying we will achieve all of these different goals that we set out for ourselves, leaving little room for grace. We strive to be perfectionists, always wanting to improve and exceed the lofty goals we have for our lives. The problem is […]
One of the biggest things we struggle with as Christians is living a life of contentment. It is an attitude and a position of our hearts. Contentment does not mean getting what you want or being satisfied with where you are. It is knowing God’s will for your life and actually following it, and believing […]