For to us a child is born, to us a child is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. --Isaiah 9:6 (NIV) Peace. It's such a small word. 5 letters, most of them vowels. Small word, but it carries… Continue reading The Prince of Peace
Do you ever have those moments when you are reading something in Scripture and the Holy Spirit hits you with a stack of bricks? As I have been reading through the book of 1 Samuel, God has been speaking to me and I have been reminded of so many truths about who He is, so… Continue reading Are You Rejecting God’s Best?
Today's blog post was a hard one to write. LUST. This is a topic I don't like. It's something I don't like talking, writing, or even whispering about. Apparently, the church hates thinking about lust too. So many times we try to ignore it, hoping it would crawl back into whatever hole it came out… Continue reading Battling Lust in an Oversexualized Culture: A Woman’s Guide
Today, I registered for my last semester of undergrad. Also, in the very same day I began the process of applying to seminary. My future is coming in hot and quick, and let me just say-- I'M FREAKING OUT!!!! Four years ago, when I felt like I was being called to ministry, I remember telling… Continue reading The Plans I Have For You
A few months ago, I wrote a post entitled, "Having a Quiet Time" about my journey with having a Daily Quiet time, and how exactly to have a quiet time for those who don't know how or those who are struggling in their own. In that post, I mentioned that not only do I study… Continue reading Prayer Journaling (A Beginner’s Guide)
I'm writing a book! Yay!
Hello friends!! This semester, I am in a class called Pentateuch, which is whole class dedicated to the first 5 books of Scripture. And it is my favorite class this semester, perhaps of my whole college career. I have been learning so much, and God has been really speaking to me through this class, and… Continue reading All Things
AHHH!!! I can't believe it, you guys. Three Days freed is ONE YEAR OLD, today!! One year ago today, I wrote my first blog post about why I decided to become what I like to proudly say, "a Jesus blogger." If you haven't read it, and you're desperate to see what I had to say… Continue reading One Year Anniversary Post!!!
I started this blog post over and over again. Erasing it from my notebook, deleting it from my computer--only to rewrite it. It took me days to finish it and I debated on whether or not to publish it , but with encouragement from a friend and the prodding of the Holy Spirit, here we are! Self-esteem. Ten… Continue reading To the Girl in the Mirror