In a world where everyone has an opinion and will judge you regardless of what you do, social media can be a mine field. I was told years ago by a good friend to “not air my dirty laundry online, no one wants to see your drama. That pessimism is not attractive.” It was great … More Real life.
It’s early evening, I’ve put myself to bed to spend some time in the Word and to pray. I’m having one of those evenings where it feels like my prayers are hitting the ceiling and bouncing straight back on top of my head. The words in my Bible are feeling fuzzy and a little powerless. … More Wrestling with Doubts
I was having coffee with a friend this morning and got onto the subject of how loopy my kids have been driving me this past few weeks. They have literally hit the wall of tolerance with each other. They are either best buddies or worst enemies, there is no grey area! We have had punches … More My crazy kids, God’s crazy kids.
For so many years I struggled to tell the people God put around me about my faith. When I first gave my life to Christ (I’m not kidding when I say) you could not shut me up, I wanted to share my faith with everyone I met. But as time went on I pulled away … More Why I stopped telling people about Jesus
Today was another day. Another day to love Jesus, another day to recieve His mercies, another day to chose to be obedient, another day to lay down something in my life and pick up my cross. Today it was Harry. I have adored the Harry Potter movies since they first came out, I was 11 … More When He asks you to lay things down for Him
I just recently spent an amazing two weeks camping out in the book of James. Having completed my first “cover to cover ” journey through the Bible, I was really excited to be able to go back and really get into the nitty gritty of some of the books that really stood out to me. … More My Study of the Book of James
I was reading this morning, in my Bible the book of 1 John and I stumbled upon a verse which made me stop in my tracks and got me thinking… In chapter 4:7-21, it speaks about the love of God. It covers that we are to love one another, that love is from God, … More How will the lost know God loves them?
Hey! So it’s felt like weeks and weeks since I’ve picked up any kind of craft project and that is very unlike me! I have been so plugged into the Word that I haven’t given much time to anything else, but I felt the Spirit stir me to take a moment to get a little … More Adding tabs to my Journalling Bible
This blog post is in response to lots of people having asked me over the last few months, “How are you reading your Bible all the time and actually enjoying it? I just can’t seem to get into it like you can!”. Here’s my confession, I have spent my whole Christian life (almost 7 years) … More Struggling to get into God’s word?