Twisted Pride

"Putting yourself down is a twisted form of pride" These words stick with me as I close out my bible study this morning.  I am doing a study of Breaking Free by Beth Moore and day one hits me square between the eyes with these powerful, call-me-out, change-my-thinking, words. I love to learn and grow.  … Continue reading Twisted Pride

Control Freak Christian?!?

If you've read my other blogs or read my bio, you know I'm a self- proclaimed type-A control freak.  I've been this way my whole life but only really come to realize it's impact on my health, the burden it puts on me, and how much I don't use my gifts to serve but to hold on tight … Continue reading Control Freak Christian?!?

Spiritual Gifts Quiz

We've been talking about spiritual gifts at church for the past few weeks and I've been so curious about what mine are.  Especially since I feel like I'm in a season of grey.  I don't know which direction I should go or what God would like me to do to help advance his Kingdom. All … Continue reading Spiritual Gifts Quiz

Prayer Needs More Teamwork

Pray continually, pray when you need something like wisdom or transformation, pray with thanksgiving and repentance...  I've always known this.  Too often though, my prayers would start as I lay in bed, and before saying "Amen" I'm fast asleep.  Or while driving, cooking dinner.... and my mind would be on to the next thing before … Continue reading Prayer Needs More Teamwork

This Season of Chaos… Is My Perfect Soil

Personally, I am good at time management and organized tasks, but lately, it doesn't seem to be working.  With too many competing 'top' priorities, constant roadblocks, and limited time, I feel like I'm not even close to keeping my head above water, I'm full out drowning. Running is always my rest... Isn't it funny how … Continue reading This Season of Chaos… Is My Perfect Soil