The Things You Hide Will Plague You

My son is obsessed with banana pancakes. Obsessed. As in my child who has all the restraint in the world suddenly turns into a glutton in the throes of a food eating frenzy, consuming anywhere from six to thirteen of them in one sitting, along with healthy portions of bacon, sausage, and eggs. I have … Continue reading The Things You Hide Will Plague You

Comparison Dams You

“Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves.” – Philippians 2:3 Do you ever find yourself staring wistfully at photos on Facebook or Insta, admiring so-and-so’s gorgeous, clean house; smiling, well-groomed family; bikini-ready body; or the fifth destination vacation they’ve taken this year? (I mean, are … Continue reading Comparison Dams You

The Massive Thing You’re Overlooking

The second is this: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no commandment greater than these." - Mark 12:31 It’s officially one of the greatest commandments, but what do the words, “Love your neighbor as yourself,” mean to you (Mark 12:31)? Think about it: How do you love your neighbors? Is it through: Kindness?Generosity?Service?Honoring your … Continue reading The Massive Thing You’re Overlooking

Creating Margin for God to Pour into You

“So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most.” – Hebrews 4:16 They say you can’t fill a cup that is already full, but we established in the welcome post that most women’s … Continue reading Creating Margin for God to Pour into You