A friend and I reconnected recently. She stopped by for a quick visit and to drop off a meal. Of course, we had to talk because that’s what we do. We’re women. After sharing what’s going on with us, we usually end up encouraging one another. In the midst of our chat she said, “Oh, … Continue reading Light
A few years ago, Brene Brown, author and researcher, partnered with Oprah and taught an online class from her book, The Gifts of Imperfection. One assignment from the class was to write the words I'm imperfect & I'm enough on our hands and take a selfie. The point of the book and the class was to … Continue reading Enough
I find it no coincidence that this declaration is posting on Christmas Day. The day that we celebrate the birth of our Savior, destined to free our enslaved spirits. Throughout the season we sing of His glory, birth and divinity. We put the star on top of the tree and set out our nativities to … Continue reading I Am No Longer A Slave
...though, slightly concerned who might see us entering the automatic doors of the recently deemed heathen superstore. It was in that moment I got a check in my spirit. Not because we just crossed a line by momentarily sacrificing our ethics for the sake of convenience while there's a major boycott going on, but because of what it's really … Continue reading We Shopped At Target Today…
Fearless It’s a hot and sunny day. The bright sun beating down on the back of your neck and the sweat dripping from your forehead begs you to inch just a little closer. As you begin to ponder that thought your mind shifts to the deep end of the pool and notices a group of … Continue reading 1-2-3 Jump!
“I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13 "Confident" There was once a time when confidence wasn't my strong suit. Truth be told, there are still some days where … Continue reading I Am Confident
"This is love: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins." 1 John 4:10 I am far from perfect. Like most girls, I struggle with insecurities. Growing up, we didn't have a lot of money. My mom was a single mom to … Continue reading I am enough, despite what the world thinks…