Discipline. It’s a word I have wrestled with a great deal in my life. Discipline to eat well, discipline to exercise, discipline to spend time in God’s Word, in prayer, and in worship. Discipline to confront areas in my life I don’t want to address and would much rather leave alone but without discipline, things … More Discipline.
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When I was twenty-one years old, I learned I was pregnant with my son. I was single, scared and naive in so many ways. I was certain of one thing; I was not ready to be a mother. My son’s father and I were not on good terms. While…
When I was twenty-one years old, I learned I was pregnant with my son. I was single, scared and naive in so many ways. I was certain of one thing; I was not ready to be a mother. My son’s father and I were not on good terms. While deep down I never really believed … More The Doctors were Wrong….Here is My Story
***** This post is for those who have questions about Who Jesus is***** I have to share something that has been heavy on my spirit for some time. My being honest has caused many to stop speaking to me in the past and as a result, I became very silent and stopped speaking God’s Word … More Who Is Jesus?
I have been asked throughout the years why I’m not dating. People have wondered why I’m not out there making make friends who could potentially be “the one”. What others don’t understand is that my past involved dating men that were all kinds of wrong for me and so long as I continued … More If It’s Not From God, You Can Wait
Like so many, I’ve been hurt by people I’ve held dear. I’ve been betrayed, belittled, scrutinized and humiliated. My trust has been violated by individuals I allowed in my life. Often because of hurtful and hateful words, I have lived with insecurities that were rooted deep as a result of words that broke me internally. … More Forgiveness = Freedom From Bondage
Sometimes the path before us seems so unclear that we’re not sure we want to continue forward. It makes taking the next step difficult. Fear literally consumes us, doubt rises within us, and worry paralyzes us from taking the next step. Assurance of what is ahead is not clear. Yet even still, God is there. … More Fear of the Unknown
At times, life can be overwhelming. Sometimes it seems unbearable when we are facing difficult trials. You know, the kinds of trials that leaves one feeling faint and weary, where some days may even be a challenge to get out of bed. I know because I too have been there. However; though those days and … More Rest For The Weary
“…..Therefore, so that I would not exalt myself, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to torment me so I would not exalt myself. Concerning this, I pleaded with the Lord three times to take this away from me. But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for … More 2 Corinthians 12: 7-10
Eternity is real. Heaven and Hell both exist. We do not make it to heaven because we are good people. We only make it to heaven if we have repented and turned from our sins and placed our trust in Jesus Christ. He is the only way to heaven. He is the only way to … More Would You Rather….?