Don’t we as women absolutely love it when someone praises or complements us on a job well done? Or how about when someone raves at what a beautiful home we’ve made or tells us how proud we should be of the fine children we’ve raised (or are raising)? These things are so nice to hear, … Continue reading To Whom Do You Give the Glory?
"Now Deborah, a prophet ... was leading Israel at that time ... " Judges 4:4 "You're not from around here, are you?" I am often asked. Knowing where the conversation is going, I play along and reply, "What makes you say that?" "Your accent. You're from somewhere else." "Oh, yah? Where do I sound like … Continue reading God’s Girl
Yes, I know we’re writing about SELF control this week, not SHELF control, but besides being an ironically lame (and therefor funny) pun, I want to talk about the shelf that we all have in our hearts that we tend to put ourselves on and exclude others from. The shelf is the judgy-judgy shelf from … Continue reading Shelf Control