If I had a dollar for every time someone “said” they were coming to visit me, I would be rich. Filthy rich! So many times, I’ve had friends say they were waiting on an “invitation” to visit me. Whether I have been in Tennessee, Alabama, or Georgia, here has always been my reply “You have… Continue reading Open Invitation: What It Means to Welcome the Lord
I wish I could say that I was sad when my mom's flip phone stopped working last Christmas. I really wish I could, but I can't lol. The truth is, I was pretty happy that her cell phone company discontinued making new flip phones and that she was now being forced to jump into the… Continue reading 10 Helpful Smartphone Uses for Christians
When I graduated with my master’s degree from University of Georgia (Go Dawgs! Lol), a former classmate sent me a beautiful Class of 2013 glass frame. It was gorgeous! It even had a spot within the frame to embed and preserve your graduation tassel. I loved it. The only thing that was wrong with it… Continue reading Handle With Care: Practicing Gentleness as Christians
One of my favorite books is Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert. In it, Liz (as I so affectionately call her because I feel like I know her) recounts how she ate, prayed, and loved during her 12 months of travel to Italy, Indonesia, and India, respectively. Me, having the Type A personality that I… Continue reading God In Greece: I Ate. I Prayed… But Did I Love?
I hope by now you've read Part 1 and Part 2 of the blog post series "Blessed in the City". If not, no worries. I can catch you up by clicking HERE..... and HERE 🙂 Part 3 is finally here! Yay! Ending this month's blog series is bittersweet because I've loved the discussion surrounding this… Continue reading Reflections of Christians On The Move
In “Blessed in the City: Part 1”, we discussed some of the joys and some of the challenges of moving to a new city. Maybe you’ve been considering a change in scenery yourself. Maybe you think the move would be beneficial in regards to job opportunities or maybe you’re feeling like Ruth and just want… Continue reading 5 Things Every Christian Should Do BEFORE and AFTER Moving
“Blessed shalt thou be in the city, and blessed shalt thou be in the field. Blessed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and blessed shalt thou be when thou goest out.” Deuteronomy 28:3;6 By the time I was 25 years old, I had moved to a new city where I didn’t know anyone a… Continue reading Blessed in the City: Christians and Christianity on the Move
WARNING: This by far was the longest and most challenging blog post to write but I felt Spirit led to share this message God so passionately put on my heart. Someone, somewhere desperately needs this message of encouragement and I pray it reaches who God intends for it to. Thank you in advance for reading! Spring… Continue reading Unwrapped Gifts: Realizing and Using Our God Given Gifts