So much planning, so many details, all go into that one special day. The first day of the rest of your life. Oh, so much can go wrong. But will you let it? The truth is, anything can ruin your wedding. We live in a fallen world, and we interact with imperfect people. Think about all the … Continue reading This will RUIN your wedding…if you let it
Thanks so much to my faithful followers who have continued to read and share this blog! I created this blog to be a joy for me and for my audience, but it was becoming a burden. Between my novel writing, my part-time job at a publishing company, and chores (yay for adulting!), my blog couldn't … Continue reading The Wait is Over!
Although my fear of failure is slowly dissipating, these last couple of weeks, I've realized that I have a fear even deeper than my fear of failure. I have a fear of success.
If you can't control your anxiety, your anxiety will control you.
In modern English, hope has become an empty word. For example, when one says, "I hope everything works out," there is no substance behind those words. The hope is not based on facts, circumstances, or even prayers! Therefore, when Paul says Love always hopes, what does he mean? I love learning other languages, so I'm thankful for … Continue reading Where is Hope Found?
The book "The Power of a Praying Wife" has given me insight about how to pray for my husband better.
With almost 2,000 views from over 30 countries, I thank God for a great blogging year!
You guys have known me long enough for me to say this: I've been struggling with making decisions lately. This isn't the first time I've had this problem, but nowadays, it takes me even longer to feel peace about the decisions I've been making. And after several months of praying, waiting, and hearing mixed messages, … Continue reading Choose Your Wisdom
Hey, all! I've got some honest news for you. In the process of rewriting my entire book, I have no emotional energy or mental stamina to write a full update for you. Let me just send you a big thumbs up and tell you that everything is going great! I had to take a break … Continue reading Quick Book Update: When Writing is Like Breathing
How do you respond when you are an overall kind person, but people take advantage of your kindness? What if your kindness was misunderstood by those close to you? What if a misunderstood act of kindness deeply hurt your friendship/relationship? We've all been there. Whether it's a patron at the restaurant where you serve food … Continue reading Looking Through Hurt-Colored Glasses