As I'm learning more about my faith, trust and the God of our creation, I can't help but self reflect on the idiosyncrasy's of my own being. Personality or individual traits that I would defend as God-given. While I do still see truth in that we were all created uniquely and with purpose, I now … Continue reading Control.
Kindness has received some bad press in the past. It’s painted us as weak and without grit. It’s left us feeling powerless and checked our pride. But is power and pride what we are really seeking, is being right our end goal? My kids school has these words printed as you walk in... It’s more … Continue reading Love with action. Love in truth.
My perspective on 'my' white privilege has been my ability to live life with a different set of rules because of how I look. To be treated with less caution or deemed safe because of the color of my skin, eyes and hair. It has probably gotten me quicker service, an open door or possibly … Continue reading My White Privilege…
But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you. -John 14:26 So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. -John 8:36 It is in our most insecure moments, when … Continue reading Tangible Tools to step out of anxiety, fear and worry….
If I had more money... I would be out of debt....LIE I would have a nicer home....NOPE My marriage would be happier...NO I would be happier... Have these lies ever pressed upon your weary, tired of debt soul? Have you ever gazed over at the lies of social media and just known that every one … Continue reading Lie #4: If I Just Had More Money.
Lie # 3: My husband and I have nothing in common. Ok that’s just crazy talk but you have no idea how many times this lie has filled my head. How many times I’ve questioned our connection because of a date night that looked more like an awkward 1st date than a veteran couple with … Continue reading Lie #3, My Husband and I Have Nothing in Common.
It’s the cackle, if you have ever heard it...you know the sound I speak of. It is loud because it is very spontaneous. It’s never planned or ‘just because’ to be polite. Its that uncontrollable burst of cheer that leaves my body and makes it’s entrance into a room of unsuspected receivers. This is my … Continue reading Lie #2…I’m too loud.