emotions, Encouragement for Women, focus

Do We Allow Emotions to Get the Best of Us?

Can we  be real? We collectively spend an exorbitant amount of time struggling with feelings and emotions. One day we’re good, we’re getting it done. The next day we’re a blubbering mess. We don’t plan it that way and it often takes us by surprise. We say things like, “Where did that come from?” and… Read More Do We Allow Emotions to Get the Best of Us?

acceptance, grace, Jesus, shame, testimony

Good-Bye Shame, You’ve Been Replaced by Grace

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.                                            … Read More Good-Bye Shame, You’ve Been Replaced by Grace

books, encouragement, healing, Interview, sexual abuse

An Interview with Mary DeMuth

I’m excited to welcome special guest Mary DeMuth to Walking Deeper. Mary is a writer, speaker, and best selling author. She graciously agreed to spend time with us today, sharing her heart and what it means to live a life uncaged. Welcome Mary! When did you first realize you were called to write? I have… Read More An Interview with Mary DeMuth

christian living, faith, fear, Jesus, truth

When the World Would Have Us Shaking in Our Boots

Have you heard the news? The world would have us shaking in our boots, and I’m not big on cliches, but this one truly fits. I know you don’t need details, because you’ve heard it all too. There’s no sugar-coating trials, storms, and evil.   We have been through traumatic experiences and we have seen… Read More When the World Would Have Us Shaking in Our Boots

Choices, faith, Friends

Choosing a Circle of Friends?

Choices. We make them every day, even when we don’t realize we are choosing. Growing up, I hovered between circles of friends. It may sound amazing, being friends with everyone, but instead it proved challenging. The challenge? These circles didn’t interlock like the Olympics symbol. No, these circles were spread apart like the wheels on… Read More Choosing a Circle of Friends?

brave, christian living, courage., Jesus

Need A Rescue?

Ever feel you’ve wandered into a desert place? Stranded on a deserted island of desperate circumstances? Sort of in-between, stuck. I faithfully watched Gilligan’s Island as a kid. Ridiculous at times, yet amusing to see the zany plans the cast would devise in their desperation to be rescued. The entire show hinged on rescue. What… Read More Need A Rescue?