Encouragement, Faith, God's Love, Prayer

When Did You Stop Dreaming?

DREAM. This word “dream” has been on my heart heavily this past month. It has literally been following me during the day and sitting in my spirit each night. First, it appeared during a prayer call I was on. A pastor said the word “dream” and the question, "When did you stop dreaming?" came to… Continue reading When Did You Stop Dreaming?

Encouragement, Lifestyle, Relationships, Technology

20 Virtual Date Ideas

In last week’s post entitled “A Single’s Guide to Virtual Dating”, I shared 5 helpful tips to a success virtual date experience. Now I’m back with part 2! So let’s pretend you have a person to go on a date with. Let's also pretend you have a time/day designated for this date. Now what? What… Continue reading 20 Virtual Date Ideas

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love, Lifestyle

The Value of the Valley

In the past when I've heard the word "valley", it's always been something negative attached to it. Thirst. Hunger. Desperation. Lowness. Isolation.  But now that I'm maturing, like really maturing in my faith, I'm learning that valley doesn't have to be all that bad. Webster defines valley as follows: "a low area of land between… Continue reading The Value of the Valley

Encouragement, Health, Self Awareness

From Bound to Boundaries: Is Setting Boundaries Biblical?

“Sounds like you need to set some boundaries in your life, Dana.” Those were the words that came out of my friend's mouth. I knew what each word individually in the sentence meant but I had no clue what the words TOGETHER and in that order meant. ME? SET? BOUNDARIES? So many emotions arose--- fear, skepticism,… Continue reading From Bound to Boundaries: Is Setting Boundaries Biblical?

Encouragement, Faith, Lifestyle, Relationships, Self Awareness

3 Ways God is Preparing Me for Marriage

If I am being completely honest, marriage was never something that I dreamed about. Not how some little girls dream about it. I never envisioned my wedding dress, never pictured myself cooking or having date nights with my husband. I never even got giddy over engagement announcements.  You would get a like and a simple… Continue reading 3 Ways God is Preparing Me for Marriage