Dear Sister, I know your heart is breaking. I know you are tired. Please come home. I know life is more than you can stand and that you have made decisions that the enemy uses against you to make you feel unworthy of God’s precious grace and mercy but please remember you are his… Read More An open letter to the prodigal daughter who is tired of striving and just wants to come home
Do you thrive on being being busy? Do you go through life at a break-neck speed? Does the concept of ‘enough time’ seem elusive? It’s probably time to slow down and get alone with God. Busyness is one of Satan’s favorite tools to use against us. It’s not unusual to go wide open… Read More Exchanging the good for the best
Have you ever been convicted about something such as a belief or activity, or had God burden your heart to do something but the people in your sphere of influence have tried to discourage your obedience? If so, this post is for you.
“ Looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God” ~ Hebrews 12:2
Warning: I don’t care to offend you. I use words like sinner, sin, and wrong. And I talk about it. Now let me tell you why… Several years ago, I lived far, far from God. I got saved when I was 8 years old but if you had of met me in my 20’s, you… Read More I’ll be that offensive Christian
The New Year is often looked at as a point in time when we get to start fresh on a clean slate. The old year is behind us, the new one is before us. Blank pages of life are anxiously awaiting to be filled. When we make New Year’s resolutions, it’s often something that we… Read More My New Year’s resolutions and a mission I have chosen to accept
For those of you that know me, you know that I am proud to be from Good Ol’ Rocky Top!!! I love everything about East Tennessee. The people, the mountains, the football (I bled orange and white even in the Kiffin days) but I have never been so proud to be from the mountains of… Read More I said it’s great to be a Tennessee Vol!!! – Tennessee Pride in the wake of devasation
Dear Christian struggling with anxiety and depression, You’re not alone. I know what it feels like to struggle. I know what it is like to feel the pressure in your chest, not be able to breathe, and shake to the point you can barely hold on to a glass. I know what it’s like to… Read More Dealing with anxiety and depression as a Christian
“For we walk by faith, not by sight” 2 Corinthians 5:7 As followers of Christ, we are under constant scrutiny by the world. Given the current climate in the world right now, many aren’t just watching us, they are waiting to see us fail. That makes it hard to have an active and working faith… Read More Are you a spiritual toddler? – Learning to walk in faith
There’s a powerful, ancient biblical practice called fasting, and when I say powerful, I mean POWERFUL. I’m not really sure about the rest of the world, but here in my neck of the woods, fasting isn’t a common practice anymore. Well if it is, it’s not really being talked about. I’m here to share my… Read More Fasting – What is it and why should I do it?