I feel I’ve been so focused recently on what I want and what I’m doing, and I really want to start seeking to honor God instead of myself. So here are some ideas and thoughts I’ve had recently about living for God–just kind of wanted to put them somewhere. Not everyone needs to know the … More Thoughts/Ideas on Living for God
Then they can urge the younger women to love their husbands and children, to be self-controlled and pure, to be busy at home, to be kind, and to be subject to their husbands, so that no one will malign the word of God. Titus 2:4-5 NIV Hello WordPress, It’s good to be back. A lot … More Titus 2:4-5
On September 15th, 2017, my sweet daddy, Bo, passed away after a long fight against cancer. I believe that before we were born, God set the length of our lives. God is entirely good and sovereign. I believe He allows “bad things” to happen to us in His perfect and loving will for our good and His glory. Nothing we go through catches Him by surprise, and He holds our lives in His hand. So, these things, they sting. But we will be healed. And God is still good. … More Greater Joy
“I don’t deserve you.” I think a lot of people have heard this phrase in movies, from others, or maybe coming out of own mouths or thoughts at some point in their life. Maybe it seems romantic if you’re the one who’s being told that someone “could never deserve you.” And maybe, the person who’s … More I don’t deserve you.
Believing insecurity is like rolling over and then tumbling right down an incline into a rut. It quickly leads to destruction. Every time insecurity comes to attack me, I hear the Lord say to my spirit, “I love you! I want you!” I can choose to listen to Him and receive His love–which is not as easy … More Insecurity
Who you are is enough. You are made perfectly. You don’t have to try. Who you are is enough. You’re a sweetheart. You have pretty hair, cool eyes, and a sweet smile. You encourage others and so help them come to know God better. You are a warrior and a leader. You’re smart and funny. … More Who you are is enough.
Oh, be my only Safe Place. Be the Shelter to which I run. Be my Hide Out, where no one can find me save You. Only You, Lord.
When my mom makes a cake, it takes a while. She doesn’t just put ingredients in a bowl and pop it in the oven for a random amount of time. There is a lot of preparation and wait time involved. The process is long…and kind of excruciating for those of us in desperate need of … More Cake
As I was scrolling through Facebook today, I thought of a friend from elementary school and typed his name in the search bar. His profile page is full of pictures of him with a beautiful girl that he seems to have been with for a couple of years. I noticed he and I had a … More Take a Look at Me Now
Even if I never get married. Even if the job never comes through. Even if I don’t get into medical school. Even if I cry until I can’t breathe, I will follow You. When I feel alone on Valentine’s Day, The Lord is my strength. When I’m afraid that everything’s going wrong, God tells me … More Like a Surprise Party