Have you ever felt invisible, as if no one can see you? A few weeks ago, I sat with a woman who was lamenting about being overlooked. Her heart wanted desperately to be seen as valuable, worthy, capable, and a blessing. As we dug deeper through our conversation, she shared that she had been overlooked … Continue reading To Be Seen, To Be Known
Do not be afraid. Such simple words, strong words, peppered throughout the scriptures. Do you know, sweet sister, that the Lord was speaking to YOU? His Word assures us in no uncertain terms that we need not be afraid, because where ever the Lord sends us He goes before us and comes behind us. He has commanded us to GO.
Conflict is something a lot of people struggle with, including me. I use to be a person who did not deal with conflict well at all. I was either way too emotional and blowing up or I shut completely down and cut the situation off (even though I may have been rightfully upset).
"Some men came carrying a paralyzed man on a sleeping mat. They tried to take him inside to Jesus, but they couldn't reach him because of the crowd. So they went up to the roof and took off some tiles. Then they lowered the sick man on his mat down into the crowd, right … Continue reading Friends, how many of us have them?
"And so, dear brothers and sisters, I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. Let them be a living and holy sacrifice—the kind he will find acceptable. This is truly the way to worship him. Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, … Continue reading Are We really living for Christ?