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

Health, Relationships, Self Awareness

3 Ways Comparison Kills the Christian

Did you know that there is something out here killing Christians? No, not literally killing us--- but attacking us from the inside out. I'm talking about COMPARISON-- something former President Theodore Roosevelt actually called "the thief of joy". To compare, by definition, means to estimate, measure or pinpoint similarities and differences between two or more things.… Continue reading 3 Ways Comparison Kills the Christian

Encouragement, Faith, God's Love, Relationships

The Importance of Being Whole Before Marriage

NOTE: I held back releasing this post for a long time. I felt as though I had nothing of use to say regarding the topic. I felt as though I couldn't give advice on this topic because I'm not married. Then I heard God say "Don't give them advice from you. Give them advice from… Continue reading The Importance of Being Whole Before Marriage

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, God's Love, Relationships

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

The Importance of Christian Accountability
Encouragement, Relationships

Lean On Me: The Importance of Christian Accountability

757 days… That’s how many days in a row I counted calories and used a smartphone fitness app as a daily food diary. Some of my family and friends were happy for me—others a little concerned. However, all were amazed.  I had made a decision that I was going to lose weight and reduce my… Continue reading Lean On Me: The Importance of Christian Accountability

How to Lose a Christian Woman In 10 Days
Lifestyle, Relationships

How to Lose a Christian Woman in 10 Days (or Less)

Many of us are living it every day. Some of us dreading it. Others are embracing it….. dating as a Christian woman. If you’re anything like me, you may have taken a break from the dating world for while--emotionally healed from past relationships, improved your physical health, traveled more, grown closer to your families and… Continue reading How to Lose a Christian Woman in 10 Days (or Less)