Recently I had the privilege of listening to Christa Black Gifford address the concept of the "victim mentality." She was speaking, and she asked a question that resonated inside of my head. She said: are you the kind of person where things happen to you, or do things happen for you? The example she gave is how … Continue reading Are You a Victim?
Over the past couple of weeks, I have been feeling this call to live in confidence. I can feel God pulling me out of my comfort zone, out of the thoughts that have become habitual for me over the past years, because of the circumstances of my life. Those thoughts go something like this: "God … Continue reading Live in Confidence
When my daughter, Hannah, was younger, before we discovered she was allergic to dairy and before I discovered the benefits of healthy eating, we used to have doughnut mornings. You guys know what I'm talking about. It can go one of two ways: either the whole family can cram in the car in their pajamas … Continue reading Vanilla Spice Doughnuts with Strawberry Glaze
Have any of you ever read a story in the Old Testament, finished, and asked yourself, "What, exactly, was I supposed to learn from that?" Sometimes I kind of just laugh to myself after finishing a story. I know that God's word has truth for me, and relevance to my life today. But sometimes I … Continue reading Causing Fear to Fall in Line
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