calling, imperfection, love your neighbor, purpose, value

Overcoming the Imperfection Obsession

While on a recent visit to our local ice cream shop, I said something cringe-worthy. My grandson and I waited in line and when we finally reached the counter, I turned to him and blurted out: “I’m not having ice cream today so I can get thin enough to have ice cream.” As soon as… Read More Overcoming the Imperfection Obsession

calling, Encouragement for Women, serving, Time

Is There a Better Way to Tell Time?

No-Show. I’ve been guilty of it too, so no finger-pointing from this girl. We know how it goes. The I’ll try to make it results in I’m sorry I couldn’t make it. We have good intentions initially, but when go-time comes around, are we showing? Are we going? Try. It means to make an effort to… Read More Is There a Better Way to Tell Time?

calling, Encouragement for Women, promise, purpose

Why Giving Up is Not an Option

  We’ve been lying to ourselves, haven’t we? I know how it goes. We tell ourselves confidence is based on worldly standards, that someone else is a better version of us. We feel like giving in. We tell ourselves we’ve reached our full potential, that this is it, this is as far as we can… Read More Why Giving Up is Not an Option

calling, doubt, equip

Step Out of Your Doubt and Into Your Calling

Hi Friends! I’m excited to share this article I wrote on leadership, published today at Just Between Friends. If you haven’t already done so, consider signing up for their free newsletter. Here is the link: http://www.justbetweenus.org/pages/page.asp?page_id=373611 May the Lord bless you and remember this, He will equip you in whatever He calls you to do.… Read More Step Out of Your Doubt and Into Your Calling

Belong, calling, Friends

Traveling Pants Not Required

 “And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.” Hebrews 10:24-25(ESV) I’ve been feeling guilty and it’s time to confess. Seems lately friends… Read More Traveling Pants Not Required