Category: Faith

10 Books That Encouraged Me Through Chronic Illness

10 Books That Encouraged Me Through Chronic Illness

For six long years of my life, I dealt with an undiagnosed chronic illness. (You can read about the day I was healed of it here – it was three years ago this week! 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼) Although at first I didn’t…

The Sims and Humility

The Sims and Humility

I recently read Andrew Murray’s Humility. It was not an easy read (It was first published in 1895 – enough said), but it was profound. Murray presented the concept of humility, “the place of entire dependence on God,” in ways…

23 Songs to Give You Hope

23 Songs to Give You Hope

Do you ever go through those tough seasons when you just feel so discouraged? Yeah, me too. I’ve walked through many a wilderness season in my life and they’re never fun. If we’re getting real, I’m kind of walking through…

The Most Meaningful Jewelry I’ve Worn

The Most Meaningful Jewelry I’ve Worn

This is not a sponsored post, just a product line I love that is really meaningful and encouraging to me! Several months ago, I was chatting over a bonfire with a friend when I noticed her necklace. A thin chain…

We Are [Not] the Gardeners

We Are [Not] the Gardeners

I am not a gardener. I really want to be, but I fail every time I try. My grandpa had this huge garden that would produce so many strawberries, zucchini, melons, and green beans every summer that he had to…

What Promised Land Are You Already Living In?

What Promised Land Are You Already Living In?

I’ve been reading Susie Larson’s Your Beautiful Purpose for the third time in as many years. I keep finding myself drawn back to this book for more encouragement and wisdom, because it’s loaded with it. One of the things that…

One Minute Witness

One Minute Witness

You Have a Testimony A few weeks ago, I wrote about the importance of sharing our testimonies and how each person has one (even those who think they don’t!). My church takes an annual missions trip with Tom Elie, who…

Lies I’ve Believed

Lies I’ve Believed

I’m insecure. There, I said it. I don’t know that a lot of people realize just how much, but even when I try to hide it, stuff it, and fake my way out of it – there it is. I…

You Will Overcome By the Word of Your Testimony

You Will Overcome By the Word of Your Testimony

You know how there are those Bible verses that you hear 1,000 times and then, one day, certain words just pop out at you that never really registered before? Information that should have been so obvious is suddenly new. That’s…

All Things for Good

All Things for Good

You know those days when everything seems to go wrong? I’ve had many of them before, as I’m sure you have – days, weeks, sometimes even YEARS when seemingly nothing goes right – and this past week was one of…