take your eyes off of everyone else: for the girl comparing herself

I’m not sure why but one of the first things we do when we’re feeling down is make ourselves feel worse. Comparison promises to make us feel satisfied but in reality it distracts us from who we were made to be. It is hard not to spend all our time caught up in someone else’sContinue reading “take your eyes off of everyone else: for the girl comparing herself”

she believed God

Why in the world do God’s promises seem to take an awfully long time? In Genesis, God gave Sarah a seemingly impossible promise. He promised her that she would one day have a son. Sarah had a really hard time believing it though. She faltered, she made a big mistake, and she doubted that GodContinue reading “she believed God”

how to study the Bible for yourself: my quiet time routine

Since I have started my blog, the single most asked question I get through Instagram or email is “how do you study the Bible?” So here it is. It’s nothing fancy or extravagant. I’ll share with you some of the tools I use and others I find helpful. First-let’s get real. Life gets busy andContinue reading “how to study the Bible for yourself: my quiet time routine”

a few words if you feel like you can’t make the cut

When it’s just you and Him and you can hear the sound of the rain slowly falling on the roof. When the house is empty and it’s early in the morning and there’s nothing on your mind but Him- yeah, that’s just a taste of His presence, counted as nothing by this world but theContinue reading “a few words if you feel like you can’t make the cut”

5 life changing books

1. Love Does by Bob Goff This book will shake you from the first pages. It’s one of those books where once you finish, you just want to start it again. Goff opens your eyes to see how God calls us to live out our faith in love. His faith will inspire you and completelyContinue reading “5 life changing books”