2017 has officially arrived and so have the millions of New Year's resolutions that probably will not be fulfilled. Only 8% of people who make a New Year's goal will succeed in keeping it. The top resolutions are: Lose Weight Get Organized Spend Less, Save More Enjoy Life to the Fullest Learn Something Exciting Stay … Continue reading Keeping A New Year’s Resolutions
"Do you even lift?" Ironic how this hilarious meme can actually apply to your spiritual gains. But like working out, getting stronger in your faith requires discipline and hard work. "Discipline yourself for the purpose of godliness." - 1 Timothy 4:7 Getting spiritually fit means knowing your scriptures and taking them to heart. The bible … Continue reading Pumping Spiritual Gains
"Delight yourself also in the Lord, and He will give you the desires and secret petitions of you heart." Psalm 37:4 prayer noun 1. a devout petition to God or an object of worship. 2. a spiritual communion with God or an object of worship, as insupplication, thanksgiving, adoration, or confession. Whether you have an active … Continue reading What Does Prayer Really Mean?
"Lord, who may dwell in your sacred tent? Who may live on your holy mountain? Those who lead blameless lives and do what is right, speaking the truth from sincere hearts." - Psalm 15:2 Here are a few of my key morals: Honesty Love Understanding Perseverance What are your morals? Do you have any that … Continue reading Honesty and Integrity
Today, I'd thought I'd share one of my favorite poems. Many of your may have already read this before, but do you really understand the meaning of the words in each stanza? Like gets rough and sometimes it takes everything we are to pick ourselves up and keep going. God hears even the faintest whispers … Continue reading Footprints in the Sand
Life hits like a battering ram over and over leaving cracks and scars. In the middle of the devastation and clean up of the after math, it feels impossible to see a light at the end of the tunnel. God's promises will be the light that pulls you from the darkness. Do you know what … Continue reading God’s Promises
I've contemplated for many days on the image of my blog. I stepped back to reflect on what I really wanted my blog to convey. Did I want it to be editorial and serious journalism focused? Did I want it to just be about my daily life? What about fun hacks I discover or channeling … Continue reading Bright Shiny and New