Faith or Fear? An Interview with Author Vanessa Myers and a Giveaway

    Hello friends, I am thrilled to introduce you to my friend, Vanessa Myers. Vanessa and I met a few years ago at She Speaks, a conference for writers, speakers and ministry leaders. It was there while sitting next to each other at a table in a room full of women with a passion … Continue reading Faith or Fear? An Interview with Author Vanessa Myers and a Giveaway

What If They Think I’m A Weakling?

Sometimes, I feel like a two-year-old. When my children were little they each went through a phase when they wanted to do everything by themselves. They thought they were big enough to handle it without mama's help. "I do it!" they would say. And if I didn't allow them to do it by themselves, there … Continue reading What If They Think I’m A Weakling?

Cultivating a heart that's willing to learn from mistakes & failures. Seeking God for wisdom and strength to grow from your shortcomings.

Learning to Ingest Every Lesson

    I once asked a friend this question: What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the phrase Ingest every lesson? She laughed and said, “Heartburn.” Although my friend was only kidding, she was onto something. When we ingest something, we take it in and absorb all it has to offer. … Continue reading Learning to Ingest Every Lesson

Learning to keep our focus on Jesus instead of our imperfections. Three ways to help us overcome the desire to be perfect.

When You’re Obsessed With Your Imperfections

        Don't you love it when God uses children to speak to you? I remember a time when I subbed for a girls’ small group at church. Creativity was the topic on this particular Sunday. In the lesson, we were asked to discuss the ways God had designed each of us to … Continue reading When You’re Obsessed With Your Imperfections

No one will like me if they know the truth.

Are you worried what others will think if they find out your past isn't blemish free? Do you go to great lengths to keep it a secret? The fear of judgment can make us do crazy things. Its intimidating power can force us to make irrational decisions, causing us to take drastic measures to hide … Continue reading No one will like me if they know the truth.