No, this post is not about the scale in my bathroom. I have discerningly stayed off that scale for the last few months:). Decisions, decisions, decisions. Just when we get settled in a pattern, another decision is thrown at us. This year has provided me myriad opportunities to speak with women about God's will. Each… Continue reading Weighing with Discernment
I subscribe to Real Simple magazine. Each month, I love getting the sleek magazine in the mail with beautiful colors and genius uses for everyday things. Filled with tips for one's life including clothing, household tips, life articles, recipes which I never use, and decorating. I would say it is the agreed upon choice of… Continue reading Simply telling…
God's will...that phrase is thrown around in the Christian subculture, and yet, I think no one grasps the concept. We know less about God's will from what his word says about it than what we have gathered by the osmosis of people's opinions. I have come to the conclusion that most have a mystical view… Continue reading An important read
A few days ago, I was refreshed and ready for the fall. I had energy and was ready for the somewhat exhausting days that I knew were ahead. Yesterday, however, I felt like I had been hit with a ton of bricks. Something I had been looking forward to happening did not. I was reminded… Continue reading The battle of the mind
There is no book that has receiving more buzz than "The Shack" this year (at least in Christian circles). I have read the book, and, in it, I saw the beauty of an emotional story that draws the reader towards a certain view of God mixed with some serious error. The danger comes… Continue reading Discernment with “The Shack”
My heart is heavy. This morning I am reminded that the enemy is a roaring lion looking for people to devour. We are mostly devoured subtly, I think. There are people that struggle with illicit drugs and sex, but most people I know are devoured by what look, in the beginning, like seemingly good things.… Continue reading Deception: are you buying it?