“Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord would fulfill his promises to her!” – Luke 1:45
In 2018, I turned 27 years old. I remember being 17 and daydreaming about what I wanted to accomplish over the next ten years. Needless to say, life did not work out completely as planned. There is a gap between what I imagined doing and my reality, but that’s okay!
The world tells us that with growing older, we have less time to accomplish our dreams and goals. There’s a certain time to attend college, start a career, become a homeowner, and have a family. However, as children of God, these ideas are far from the Truth. Continue reading “God’s Perfect Timing”
“By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work.” – Genesis 2:2 NIV
We live in a performance driven society. Work is measured by the number of tasks we complete each day and the amount of time and resources we pour into them. As believers, we must remember that our work must be fruitful and not busy. Our ability to work comes from God’s grace, not grit.
A few months ago I was struggling. Continue reading “3 Principles of Work”
We work A LOT.
We work to make a living, achieve personal dreams and goals, and to build God’s kingdom. It’s easy to work because we live in a culture that glorifies it. Even when there’s nothing to do, we fill our schedules with tasks to stay busy.
While work is important (James 2:17), it’s crucial that we rest! Many believe that rest is a weakness. Others think that they don’t enough time to rest. Neither is true. God created the heavens and earth in six days. Guess what He did on the seventh day? Continue reading “It’s Time To Rest”
College is an exciting experience! As a freshman, you’ve probably spent the summer attending orientation, buying dorm décor, and befriending other students on Facebook. Reality only sets in when you head to class for the first time. What you do in college can determine the course of your life.
Today I’m giving 3 pieces of faith-filled advice to help you navigate this season of life. If you’re not a new college student, keep reading. This advice can be applied to anyone venturing on a new journey in life. Continue reading “Advice For The Christian College Freshman Girl”
“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” 2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV
Fear is something that we battle daily. It knocks on our door as we prepare for a job interview or embark on a new business venture. It tries to hold our hand when a relationship we thought would last forever ends. And it attempts to wrap its arms around us after God reveals vision of our life.
While it is natural to experience fear, know that it is more than an emotion –it is a spirit. The enemy sees no problem in using it as weapon to prevent us from pursuing our God-given purpose. We can spend years bound by fear, unable to take the next steps in fulfilling our destiny. It is incredibly important that we learn how to overcome fear! Here are three strategies: Continue reading “Overcoming Fear”