I was diagnosed with IBS when I was 17 and I just remember being so relieved to finally have a diagnosis. For years I had suffered from feeling like essentially my intestines literally hating me. Whenever we went out to eat with friends I was always worried about what I would feel once I was… Continue reading Balancing a Healthy Lifestyle and Our Dependence on God
Are You Living a Successful Life?
"Most people seem to believe that success is limited to a certain group of people who bear distinct success qualities, or they believe that only a certain segment of society has any hope of achieving success--and that segment is not the segment of which they belong. Others firmly believe that success is something that can… Continue reading Are You Living a Successful Life?
Expectations in Marriage
As we live our lives as Christian women, I truly believe that expectations can be something that steals much of our joy. When I look back in my marriage it's easy to see when expectations have turned into disappointments. So many times Karl and I argued because my expectations for him didn't match his expectations… Continue reading Expectations in Marriage
How to Have a Positive Outlook on Life when Everything is Terrible
Hello everyone! I hope your week has been going well so far. I would like to apologize for not posting over the past couple of weeks, some of you know why, but for those who don't here's a little update. My grandfather passed away two weeks ago unexpectedly; like we knew it was going to… Continue reading How to Have a Positive Outlook on Life when Everything is Terrible
Our Good, His Glory
We often don't know what God is doing in our lives. Often times I feel like I know exactly what He is doing and then just like that He totally switches up everything. It takes me by complete surprise, but it doesn't surprise Him. Not one bit. Why? Well, because He planned it that way.… Continue reading Our Good, His Glory
Expectations in Marriage
As we live our lives as Christian women, I truly believe that expectations can be something that steals much of our joy. When I look back in my marriage, it's easy to see when expectations have turned into disappointments. So many times Karl and I argued because my expectations for him that didn't match his… Continue reading Expectations in Marriage
How to Wait
Waiting has never been something that has come easily for me or probably anyone else. But our God calls us to wait just like He called His people to wait throughout the Old Testament. Flash forward 2,000 years and our Messiah, Jesus has come and so now what? We wait. We humbly wait for the… Continue reading How to Wait