Recently the College and Career ladies at my church finished the Hosea Bible Study. The Book was called, Hosea – written by Jennifer Rothschild. This is a 7 week small grou p study with weekly homework, group discussion questions, a video for each week and video notes to take. This study takes a close look… Continue reading Hosea- Bible Study Review
This confession may be a huge shock to those of you who know me. It is not in my character to lie. I almost decided to not share this because the story is so embarrassing but I hope it can be an encouragement to someone. Until now, I have only ever told one person this story,… Continue reading The Biggest Lie I Ever Got Away With!
I was in 6th grade at the time and the only girl at my church that age. When I entered the youth department I idolized the older girls who were in high school. I thought the high school girls were ‘all that’! In my mind they were really cool and super spiritual. I looked up to those… Continue reading Role Model Letdowns
I remember shopping at an upscale grocery store when I was 21. I noticed all the wine and the elaborate packaging. Some of the bottles looked rustic and crafty, others were more elegant. I felt like the wine was marketed just for me. At that moment drinking wine seemed like it could be classy and cool. I can remember thinking… Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: Drinking
I love Pinterest! I love Etsy! I love craft stores and everything girly! I have noticed that cute quotes are a popular thing right now. You can’t walk into any home goods store without seeing popular quotes painted or stamped on mugs, tshirts, frames and vases. I’m all for cuteness and quotes but there are two… Continue reading 2 Popular Quotes that Make Me Cringe!
I can remember the stinging in my eyes and the tightness in my throat as I held back tears. I was around 20 and working part time at a sporting goods store . (3 jobs & full time classes….what was I thinking?) A man came into the store a little before closing. After I gave him a friendly, “Welcome to… Continue reading We’ll Understand It Better By and By
God will only give you, what you can handle!….Right? …….Wrong! I really enjoyed my Pastor’s sermon last Sunday night. He preached on how this is a common myth- that God will only give you what you can handle. Many times we think this way. We think that our loving God would never put more on our already full… Continue reading When God Gives You More Than You Can Handle