I remember having my first ever crush on a guy. His name, “boy in jeans shorts.” Okay. That wasn’t his real name. I don’t actually know what his real name was. I just remember seeing him from a distance and falling in love. It didn’t matter that I was just a kid at the time. […]
Author "Bethany Beal"
It seems like everything in the world is trying to distract us from truly focusing on Jesus. Social media, movies, music, friends, sports, school, and work etc. While those things aren’t necessarily harmful in and of themselves, it seems many of us have found ourselves obsessed with everything but our relationship with God. I’m just […]
It’s so easy to imagine how full, complete, and happy your life would be if you had a boyfriend. It’s easy to imagine that all of your problems would go away. That you would magically transform into a kinder, sweeter, more others-centered girl. That life would all of the sudden become easy and trouble-free. This […]
WATCH VIDEO The process of self-forgiveness is very popular and encouraged by many today. The big questions at hand: IS IT BIBLICAL? IS IT HELPFUL? Is self-forgiveness the answer to overcoming the guilt and shame we so often carry? Another way to put it…If Christ has forgiven you, do you also have to forgive yourself? […]
I felt like a fool after the breakup. I wondered how I could have been so blind. Why did I make so many excuses for him? Why didn’t I listen to those around me? Looking back is always 20/20. After this particular breakup, I saw the relationship for what it truly was. A disaster. God […]
WATCH VIDEO My biggest fear was that I would be single forever. “No. Not that. Anything but that, Lord! I can handle anything. Just don’t make me be single for my entire life.” I remember praying that prayer on many different occasions as a single gal. I took to Instagram to ask you what your […]