I was scrolling through my Instagram feed as usual, and I had to stop myself from blanching at the sight of so many picture-perfect Jesus lovers. The worst part? I'm one of them, and totally guilty of posting cute pictures of my prayer time or my favorite Bible quotes. I'm guilty of plastering saint photos… Continue reading Instagram Christians vs. Imitations of Christ
"Am I ugly?" This common question I ask my mom, friends, my sisters...it's pervasive not only in my life but in our culture. I wish it wasn't something I struggled with, but it's true: I am constantly calling into question my visual appeal. Why? Because "no guys ever ask me out". How many times have… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Woman Who Feels Ugly, Lonely, or Doubts Her Worth
This morning I attended a Christian women's group, and the topic of discussion was the name of God. It's become so common place to say God's name in modern culture - things like "Oh my God!" and "I swear to God" and saying "Jesus Christ" whenever you're startled or exasperated. (All of which I am… Continue reading Broken, Wounded, Weak, and Bound? Read this
If you or someone you know is struggling with getting over one of these soul-crushing breakups, or feels they can never find true love after being used or losing The One, please keep reading. If God can heal my broken heart, He can heal yours. It does get better. I promise.
Life is hard. People are not always nice. You get insulted, belittled, and treated like garbage. That's life in the real world. It isn't the Disney dream we expected.