Yes. No. Two simple words. Very distinct. Relatively easy to understand. From a very early age, we learn what these two words mean. “Yes” gives us permission. Yes, you can eat that cookie. Yes, you can go outside and play. Yes, you can stay up past bedtime. Opposite of “yes” is that dreaded… Continue reading What To Do When God Says “Not Yet”
Hello. I’m a millennial and I like video games……But not those new school video games, more like the video games of my childhood. Wheels falling off and oxen running away while playing Oregon Trail Catching those little rings on Sonic & Hedgehog while playing Sega Genesis Trying to always make it to the NEXT LEVEL… Continue reading Leveling Up When God Says So
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”
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
We’ve all gotten that phone call…..whether it be early in the morning, late at night, or on our lunch break at work. “GIRRRRRRRRRL, let me tell you………,” the voice on the other end of the line says. If you’re a guy it might sound like, “Maaaaaaan, check this out…..,” Or maybe that’s NOT how it… Continue reading Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil: What Does the Bible Say About Gossip?
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?