Loving Holley Gerth’s Newest Book: Do You Know You’re Already Amazing?
Some books reach right into your heart, pressing on tender spots tucked out of sight. Currently, I’m reading a brand new devotional from one of my favorite authors, Holley Gerth. As I read, I find myself each chapter. Did You Know You’re Already Amazing: 30 Truths to Set Your Heart Free, is Holley’s devotional companion to You’re Already Amazing. Continue reading
Do You Struggle With Confidence?
Confidence doesn’t come just for the asking. We cannot simply will ourselves to be confident. Unlike Dorothy and her glittery red slippers, we cannot click our heals and repeat, “I am confident” three times and will ourselves to be confident. We cannot chase inadequacy away with better performance and enhanced looks. For here is the trap–how much is enough? How many affirmations and successes will it take to settle the questions of our souls? Continue reading
I Can Stop Worrying About the Impact of Moving on My Kids
As a mom, I’ve honed the art of worrying about my kids. Twenty-three years of parenting and seven military moves have provided ample opportunity to raise my worry-skills to expert level. Change seems to be the constant of our lives. The uprooting of belonging was hard for me as an adult; what was it doing to my kids? As a mom, I often worried about the impact change and transition would have on my children. Continue reading
How Do You Find Peace? My Recent Article in Refresh Bible Study Magazine
I’m excited to share my recent article published in the August issue of Refresh Magazine! In today’s world, stress has become our normal condition. Our culture has many formulas for peace, or at least lots of ways to make us feel better. Try this, do that, buy this entice advertisements. The world’s false peace shimmers on the horizon, visible, but always out of reach. Continue reading
Timely Interruptions–Is There Such a Thing?
So how do we deal with time setbacks, whether big or small? Our enemy can rob our time and good intentions with interruptions and busyness and feelings that we should not be bothered by these minor irritations. So we never see that we’re in the battle. But what we end up fighting and losing is the daily sense of peace and prosperity that God wants His children to have. What are you learning about handling interruptions well? Continue reading
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Tips for Spiritual Growth
Do you ever struggle to listen to God? Find it hard to make sense of what you've just read in Scripture? Want to grow deeper in your faith, but not sure how? Check here for tips and tools to provide practical help in drawing closer to God through meditating on Scripture.
The Lighter Side of Life
Intentionally enjoy the practical moments. Choose humor over pulling your hair out in life’s challenges…things like subduing mounds of packing paper, keeping the kitchen clean, taking control of your to-do list, or getting rid of your inner wimp by overcoming the Dippy Daily's with laughter. After all, laughter is good for the soul. How spiritual is that!
Worship is a Gift
What is worship? How do we worship? So much more than a song, worship breathes life to the soul. Get practical tips and devotions on incorporating REAL worship into your life. The spiritual meets the practical when we learn to live a life of worship.