How to Have God-Honoring Relationships with Your Family

Relationships can be super tricky. Whether they are friendships, family relationships, or romantic relationships, I'm sure you have faced some struggles with relationships at one point or another. I wanted to do a series on how to have God-honoring relationships with those around us - family, friends, and romantic relationships! The goal of this series … Continue reading How to Have God-Honoring Relationships with Your Family

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Why Jesus is More Than the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Life is hard. I don’t have to tell you twice. You might feel the weight of that sentence every single day. You've likely felt the pain of a breakup, job loss, move, loss of a loved one, abuse, difficult friendship, betrayal, financial insecurity, injury or sickness, or difficult transition. You’ve likely felt lonely, depressed, frustrated, angry, irritated, worried, … Continue reading Why Jesus is More Than the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Thursday Thankful Things

I have not done one of these posts in a LONG time! Life got busy, and while I was posting them every other week, that kind of got pushed away. However, I'm hoping to at least do these posts once a month because it's so fun chatting about what we're thankful for! This Thursday I'm … Continue reading Thursday Thankful Things

Why Suicide is NEVER the Answer

Each year 44,965 Americans die by suicide. (source) So often these days we see people losing hope and making the terrible choice to take their own lives. Life is no longer valued like the gift it is. Suicide is portrayed as a GOOD thing and as an "escape" from life's troubles. In the media, suicide is … Continue reading Why Suicide is NEVER the Answer

Encouragement for Those Who Struggle with Depression

Depression. It turns even the happiest person into someone clouded over by darkness. It breaks my heart to think of all the precious people being deceived by depression today. So many people think that life is not worth living anymore because of this lie that has invaded their brains. I personally have never been affected … Continue reading Encouragement for Those Who Struggle with Depression

How to Live Life Wisely and to the Fullest

Life is short. It's not something we like to think about, but it's something we should all think about and even discuss more often. I think that if we all knew when we'd die, we would live differently. My question for you, today, is: how are you living the life you've been given? Are you … Continue reading How to Live Life Wisely and to the Fullest

Tips on Studying God’s Word

Studying the Word of God can be very daunting - with 66 books, 31,102 verses, it can be overwhelming. In this post I want to talk about some simple ways to dig deep into the Word of God. If you have never read the Bible before, I encourage you to find a plan to go … Continue reading Tips on Studying God’s Word

3 Things to Remember When Someone Hurts You

Giving grace to others is not an easy thing. People say and do things that are unimaginable and cruel. People leave, people reject, people HURT. Yet, God calls us to FORGIVE. Wow, is that radical. In my life so far, I have yet to have someone be very mean to me or bully me, praise God. … Continue reading 3 Things to Remember When Someone Hurts You

The Importance of Loving Others

Reaching out and showing love is what we are all called to do as Christians and servants of God. However, we oftentimes miss the opportunities that are right in front of us. The girl that sits alone at lunch. The moody person checking you out at your local grocery store. The old lady that looks … Continue reading The Importance of Loving Others

// The Dangers of Peer Pressure + Going With the Flow //

The past month or two I've been seeing lots of chain posts on social media and it's reminded me of something that is very dangerous - peer pressure + going with what is socially accepted or deemed as "normal." Most of the time these days people don't see the danger in going with the flow … Continue reading // The Dangers of Peer Pressure + Going With the Flow //