Freedom, noun: the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint; the state of not being imprisoned or enslaved. – Google With Jesus, there is freedom.
If there was one thing I could teach my daughter and her best friend right now before they get any older, it would be this: Your value is NOT dependent on what anyone else says or thinks of you. Period. End of story.
Foreward: I spent this whole blog post saying, “Ok, God… what next? What do I write next?” He literally helped form this message FOR ME so as I was writing, I was learning and hearing from Him. Just wanted to share that! This message… Continue Reading “Do You Belong?”
I’m not happy with some things in my life, some things I need to change. I was feeling uncomfortable about it this morning and I heard my counselor’s voice saying “journal!” So I started typing but didn’t get really far. I decided to make… Continue Reading “One List, Two Lists”
I learned something new in counseling yesterday that I think is going to be so helpful. So helpful that I need to share it.
Have you ever been to a doctor? I’m sure. I pretty much hate going to the doctor. I always feel like they are rushing me or making me feel stupid. Have you ever been to a doctor you absolutely loved? One who listened to… Continue Reading “Baptism… in simplest terms”
Be silly with life. Have fun. Do some ridiculous things. Because… why not? Life is hard and serious and we put a lot of effort into just living. And if you’re a parent, you can like, you know, triple that effort x 10 to… Continue Reading “Be Silly … and an unexpected twist.”
You ever get hit with a quote or verse at just the right moment in your life? This one is perfect for the season I’m in… the season I’m struggling in, I should say. Check it out:
Good morning, friend! It’s the first day back to work after summer and back to the routine of getting up early! I got up this morning, took my puppy out, did some meditation on gratitude, and then started a devotion that prompted me to… Continue Reading “Redeemed”