I’m No Olympian- When Fear Holds Me Back in Faith

  I’m scared of starting the propane grill. There I said it,  laugh at me. The gas, flames and the thought of a large pocket of propane gas igniting terrifies me. I don’t grill if Greg isn’t home. I have a lot of fear. It holds me back. I have…

God Knows Who You Are Even If You Don’t. Worth and mistaken identity. Father's approval.Trying to be something you're not. God knows who we are and when we relaize this we can be true to ourselves.

God Knows Who You Are Even If You Don’t

Today, I have my friend Meg joining this month’s series on “I’m the problem in my growth as a Christian.” I enjoy Meg’s writing, she’s down-to-earth and honest. Aren’t we all looking for others that can just be real? I hope you enjoy her post! Head over to her site…

Breaking Up With Bad. We didn’t go searching for a bad relationship, but somehow it happened. Do you feel stuck?

Breaking Up With Bad

When I was a child, I was taught people I didn’t know were strangers. I couldn’t talk to them, or follow them into their car. Candy offered from a stranger was definitely a no-no. Were you taught this too? I have since taught my kids about “Stranger Danger.” I’ve heard…

The Solution to Insecurity. What hapens when the bills keep coming in, but the money isn't there. The solution for insecuirity lies in God's word. Tips and advice from God.

The Solution to Insecurity

Today I am welcoming my new friend, Janet, to the blog. I met Janet through Compel, and she graciously offered to write a post for this month’s series about “I’m the Problem with My Faith Growth.” I hope you enjoy her post! The Solution to Insecurity  By Janet Meydam My…

Why Does My Doubt Overcome My Worth? My feelings can make me feel like I'm not worth much. It's easy to let mundane life tell me I'm not unique. What does God say about my worth?

Why Does My Doubt Overcome My Worth?

  As a mom, many days I don’t feel special. I make everyone else feel special and the mundane of life seems to swallow me up whole. I’ve gone through a season of hard, and I really find myself questioning how special I am to God. I know the Bible…

I'm Set to the Negative Channel. When things go wrong, isn't easy to become negative. Our attitudes are affect our faith, especially when we're set to the negative channel.

I’m Set to the Negative Channel

Are you like me? I think the worst, and it really limits me and my faith. Problems seem to trickle in, and soon I think, everything is going bad. My husband travels for work a lot. Usually when he leaves, things happen. It’s like Murphy’s Law: “anything that can go…