God's Love, Lifestyle

Are We ‘Withholding Nothing’ From God?

  "Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O Lord: let thy lovingkindness and thy truth continually preserve me” - Psalm 40:11   Last year as I was at home for the Christmas holidays, my little brother (age 10) asked me about taxes……. Taxes! Imagine my perplexed face. I don’t know what possessed my brother… Continue reading Are We ‘Withholding Nothing’ From God?

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love

Assembly Required: What God’s Plan Requires of Us

I've always had a love/hate relationship with furniture and décor shopping. I like making my living space comfy and more functional but boooooy do I dislike “assembling” things. For example, the writing desk I ordered almost two months prior had been sitting next to my front door in a box staring at me for nearly… Continue reading Assembly Required: What God’s Plan Requires of Us

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love

No Way Out: Trusting God to be a Waymaker

"Happy Fall, ya''ll!" That is all I've been hearing lately. Yes, Fall is definitely upon us but I can't decide what I love most about this season---- football, the weather, or corn mazes. There’s this corn maze in Watksinsville, GA that I like to go to sometimes. It’s wonderful and I’m convinced each time I… Continue reading No Way Out: Trusting God to be a Waymaker

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love, Relationships

12 Things God Does That Show “He’s Just That Into You”

In 2004, a popular bestseller book entitled He’s Just Not That into You: The No Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys was released. The book’s main idea was basically this: If a man is actually interested in you (THAT into you), his actions will reflect that.  If he doesn’t, guess what?........ He’s just not that into you.… Continue reading 12 Things God Does That Show “He’s Just That Into You”

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love

Open Invitation: What It Means to Welcome the Lord

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

Encouragement, God's Love

Handle With Care: Practicing Gentleness as 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