The Mighty Power of “Small” Choices

In life, we make countless choices. Most of those decisions seem tiny and insignificant, but they’re not. Those seemingly small, but infinitely significant choices have an exponential impact that shapes our lives in unimaginable ways. Like a snowball rolling downhill, their cumulative impact grows and picks up speed and if we aren’t careful, they can … Continue reading The Mighty Power of “Small” Choices

40 Days of Transformation, Complete! – Day 40

We. Made. It! My goal was to post 40 prayer journal prompts in 40 days, and friend, today is Day 40!!  If you stuck with me through the whole journey, we’ve done a ton of introspection and reflection and learned a lot about ourselves, God, and his love for us. Now it's time to look … Continue reading 40 Days of Transformation, Complete! – Day 40

How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Yesterday, we let go of the lies that keep us from finding our truth and purpose in God. Today, we embrace the fullness of who the Lord created us to be!  Please know, this is a tricky subject and I want to present it in a way that doesn’t leave room for misunderstanding, so I’ll … Continue reading How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

As women and Christians, we sometimes believe we have to live in a state of false humility and poo poo away any acknowledgment of our gifts, or even simple compliments.  Ever done this before? Friend: You look really nice today! You: Oh, it’s nice of you to say that, but I couldn’t get my hair … Continue reading Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38

Wasn’t yesterday’s post about facing fears and finding joy juicy? If you haven’t read it yet, check it out because we’ll take those concepts even further in the nest two posts. Our goal is to let go of the labels we use to define our lives, recognize the labels as the lies they are, start … Continue reading How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38

The God of the Universe is Always With You – Day 36

We’ve done a lot of in-depth journaling over the last 35 days. Today is a free day. Bust out a journal and pray for everything that is on your heart. Lift up prayers for other people and for your own life. Give God your praises, worries, hopes, fears, peace-creating, and anxiety-provoking situations. Whatever it is, … Continue reading The God of the Universe is Always With You – Day 36

Why Disappointment is Important for Growth – Day 35

I spent a lot of time in my life avoiding discomfort and the dreaded “disappointment.” I was wrong. I realize now I’m disappointed by the lack of disappointment - because it means I didn’t try all the things I should have. I can only imagine where life would be if I were willing to put … Continue reading Why Disappointment is Important for Growth – Day 35

Why You Don’t Have to Be Perfect To Be Loved – Day 34

Do you have perfection paralysis? I know it's plagued me throughout my life. Perfectionism often derails us from our purpose because we often refuse to move forward unless perfection and success are guaranteed, and they never are. So we get stuck.  Fortunately, we have a heavenly father who doesn’t expect or even want us to … Continue reading Why You Don’t Have to Be Perfect To Be Loved – Day 34

Stop Letting “Should” Paralyze You! – Day 33

Our to-do lists are often too lengthy for the papers we jot them on to contain all the items. How does this happen? It’s because we tend to feel like we should do things, simply because we’re capable of doing them. This is wrong.  God gave us the abilities he wants us to use to … Continue reading Stop Letting “Should” Paralyze You! – Day 33

The Surprising Impact of Your Focus – Day 31

Are the messages you surround yourself with positive, uplifting, faith-based, and hopeful? Or, are they negative, anxiety-provoking, or fear-inducing? How do you feel at the end of the day? If you want to change your state, start monitoring what you're taking in. What you listen to affects you. Changing your input changes your internal condition … Continue reading The Surprising Impact of Your Focus – Day 31