Fighting Lust with the Power of Gratitude
When I was a teen girl, I remember having moments where I viewed God’s boundaries for sexual purity as a bit…well — annoying. Striving for purity in my heart and mind wasn’t easy, and I struggled to keep my thoughts pure. I would find myself grumbling in my heart about how tough the single life […]
Dealing With a Disappointing School Year
I was heading into my senior year and was highly anticipating everything that was waiting for more. My last year of basketball. Graduation parties. Senior trips. My favorite Christian summer camp. And all of the unknown adventures ahead. Senior year began. Everything seemed perfect. I was at the height of my basketball skills, had an […]
Should I Breakup with My Boyfriend Who isn’t a Christian?
“I met the cutest and nicest guy ever a few months ago! We’ve been dating for a few weeks, and everything is great… except, well… I have a question. He’s not a Christian. He says he’s totally open to God and religion, but he just doesn’t see the need at this point in his life. […]
How Do I Know If I’m Ready to Get Married?
Deep down inside I hoped that this was the day. The day I’d been dreaming of for my entire life. The day I never imagined would ever actually become my reality. After a beautiful brunch in Fredericksburg, Texas, my boyfriend whisked me off to a classy vineyard filled with gardens and gorgeous flowers. We walked […]
Top 5 Books that have Impacted My View on Womanhood
I was minding my own business when this random guy suddenly walked up to me and decided to give me a lecture on the purposes of womanhood. I was seventeen years old and was just trying to have a fun time with my friends at a local pizza place. This random guy struck up a […]
How to Get Through a Really Hard Breakup
WATCH VIDEO Breakups are no fun. They are hard and heartbreaking. Here are a few things that I did during my dating days to help me process and work through my breakups. Strategies to help you work through your break up Give yourself permission to cry and mourn. Soak in the Psalms. Forgive Him, Repent […]
10 Verses to Comfort Your Broken Heart
A breakup is one of the most painful circumstances many of us experience. It’s something I never wanted to go through and I’m sure you didn’t (or don’t want to go through) either. I don’t know anyone who enters a relationship in hopes that it will end with sadness and a broken heart. I know […]
The One Man Who Makes Every Woman Whole
They turned their heads away in disgust whenever she walked by. They were too repulsed to even look at her. She knew this too. Keeping her head down, she hurried past them. This situation was all too familiar for her. With tears streaming down her face, she walked faster. She just needed to get to […]