In this post: 3 Steps for turning a Critic into an Encourager (even if that critic is YOU) Have you ever watched the show Cutthroat Kitchen? I love to sit on the couch, a subpar home cook myself, and watch world renound culinary experts critiqued over a dish they managed to put together in an … More How to Turn a Critic into an Encourager
INSIDE: A great technique for starting converstations that will strengthen a teen’s faith so they are READY to defend it when they leave home. “What do I need to know to help my daughter/son answer the questions they have about Christianity?” “What do I need to do to strengthen the relationhips I have with my … More Strengthen a Teen’s Faith with these 3 Questions
How many mornings have you thought about reading your Bible, but jumped on social media instead? Have you ever started to pray only to let your mind wander to thinking about the messages you need to respond to and errands you need to run as soon as you finish your “quiet time?” When have you … More 2 Easy Ways to Make Time for God When You Have NO TIME!
Is it “okay” to use that word when describing something that is a direct result of the work of the Holy Spirit dwelling within my soul? Because I could have chosen a few other titles… Sanctification is Hard…which is true.Sanctification is Necessary…also true.Sanctification Stinks…just not quite intense enough. Before I go any further, let me … More Sanctification Sucks – Can I Say That?!
It had been a looooong year. After arriving in Indiana at the begnning of the summer, our family of 5 moved in with friends while we waited for our house in NC to sell. Foolishly, I kept saying, “No need to unpack much, we’ll only be here a month.” HA! That month became the entire … More 4 Lessons God is Teaching You While You WAIT