Approaching God Just As You Are Last weekend we made plans to go over to a friends house for the Superbowl game. Colby and I were discussing what to bring and we decided on 7-layer dip, because who doesn't love eating dip at a football game,...

Recently I was sharing a frustrating situation with my husband, Colby. His immediate response was, "Are you going to look away from it or are you going to behold and become it?" Colby's response to my frustration left me with nothing else to say. It wasn't...

Last week I shared about the dangers of false prophets from 1 John 4:1-3 and emphasized the importance of being rooted in the Word. 1 John 4:4 follows with, "You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in...

I love to exercise. Actually I am not sure "love" is the correct word to use. I find it very hard to start a workout and often times during a workout I despise that too. But the feeling after? Now that I love! I love...

1 John 4:1-3 Today I am sharing a longer passage because I felt like all three verses needed to be shared at the same time. 1 John 4:1-3 says, "Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God,...

  Do you realize the spiritual war that you are in? If you don't, I hope by the time you finish this post you are more aware of the spiritual battle that is going on around you as well as the power of breaking and making...

One of the most frequent questions I receive is "How do you know?" This can be in the context of many things but most often when I receive the question the person asking wants me to answer this: "How do you know you will have children?" There...

Over the years, I have shared the importance of testimonies. In fact, I have a full post on the power of testimonies here. The reason testimonies are so important is because of what scripture tells us in Revelations 19:10, "For the testimony of Jesus is...

It's not the most cheery title today, right? This is a message that has been burning deep within me for many months now. For some reason, I thought the holiday season wasn't the best time to share it, but the truth is it's a message...