Continue reading “The Humble Maidservant”
And Mary said:
My soul magnifies the Lord,
And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior.
For He has regarded the lowly state of His maidservant;
For behold, henceforth all generations will call me blessed.Luke 1:46-48 (NKJV)
Yesterday, I stumbled upon a beautifully designed blog, The Gingham Apron, that held an even more beautifully written reminder. With their kind permission, I bring you their exact words.Continue reading “Preparation Time—The Gingham Apron”
I once heard someone say, “you have to be vigilant and have your ears on.” While this was used as parenting advice, it struck me as something more.Continue reading “Be Vigilant and Have Your Ears On”
It’s funny how we see this Goliath standing in front of us and how our very bones become fear striken.
That’s what I ask. It may seem unbelievable to ask such a question. It’s obvious why. The Goliath is bigger than us, meaning it has to be stronger than us, right? Of course! When something is higher up than us, it has the upper hand. It’s simply the pattern of this life we live in. Although, it appears as if we’ve forgotten who invented this life; who has the upper hand of all things.Continue reading “A Goliath of a Moutain”
“Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?”
Matthew 6:26 (ESV)
As Christians, we can often find ourselves feeling bad for feeling broken. It doesn’t come as a shock to me though, considering everyone talks about how being one with God makes you whole.Continue reading “It’s Okay to Feel Broken”
Between my church talking about it, reading the book of Job, my devotional about anxiety, and reading Fearless by Sadie Robertson, I can definitely say I have learned a lot about thoughts in the past few weeks.Continue reading “How to Overcome Unsettling Thoughts”
I just read through the book of Esther in the Bible and I loved it! My favorite part of it was the beautiful moment in Esther’s life where she finally realized why she was put where she was. It finally clicked that she had a purpose bigger than she realized. Before I jump in any further, I want to give you the brief backstory leading up to this moment Esther’s life.Continue reading “Maybe You Were Made for Such a Time”