It was a hot summer day and I was doing the normal thing a kid would do. Swim! I was having a blast in the large pool with my family, unaware of what was about to happen. I decided to take a dive under the large floating tube that my mom was sitting on. I […]
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The prayer requests were shared as Lindsey’s Bible Study leader made her way around the circle. “I’m up to my ears in school loans. I feel like I’ll never be able to pay them off.” “I’ve been struggling with depression ever since I got my divorce.” “Work is overwhelming me. I wish I had more […]
It was another typical Monday morning and I was not looking forward to waking up early. The alarm went off and I was dreading the start of another day. Life was just not that exciting. In fact, it felt a little boring. As a 16 year old girl life is very much the same old, […]
If being a woman is strictly about getting married and having babies, then Kristen and I are failing miserably. I don’t have a husband which means I don’t have children and Kristen has a husband but God hasn’t given her children yet. As most of you know I would love to get married (followed by […]
A life changing decision needed to be made and I was the only person who could make the final call. Deep in my heart I knew there were only two options: God’s way or my own way. I remember sitting with my Bible open to the book of Proverbs trying to fill my mind with […]
How often have you seen a girl “stay on track” until college, or her early twenties, and then go off the deep end? Her Christian faith seems to have all but disappeared and she is embracing her new found “freedom.” Sadly, I’ve seen that exact scenario happen over and over and over again. Somewhere along […]