Getting It Straight

Hmmmm. I must need some help pulling it all together. Lately, when I open my internet browser, the advertising algorithms boldly recommend sophisticated, life-changing planners and scheduling systems. Have the gurus who create these magical methods placed a hidden camera in my home office? Are they analyzing the stacks of papers and piles of things [...]

Simply Put

Hey friends! I’m Mary, a fellow Jesus-lover that’s trying to figure out living this complex, beautiful thing called life for God’s glory, just like you. One of my favorite things over the past few years has been getting to know and build relationships with the amazingly diverse women that make up the body of Christ. [...]

The Greater the Growl

Hi! My name is Petty. I'm from Indonesia and my husband (Adam) is from the US. Our family moved to Tennessee a year ago after living 10 years in Asia. We have been blessed with 3 wonderful children. These are my recent spiritual blessings from GOD through Fasting, and the study of Scripture that are still fresh [...]

In The Beginning…

Hey friends! Hopefully you have been stirred by the previous posts to develop and deepen your relationship with Jesus. Lindsey’s post was incredibly helpful and inspiring last week and reminded us that the Word of God is just that..the Word of God. And there will be no stirring of our affections for or growth in [...]

Why Study the Word?

Hear the word preached on Sunday. It stirs the soul. Commit to a daily “quiet time”. Where to start? Flip somewhere randomly, close your eyes and point? Start a new book? Read a whole chapter? Read until the Spirit speaks? Read verse by verse monotonously tearing each word apart? Spend an hour on a verse. [...]

I Must Confess

Isn’t it interesting how all of us (me included) love to hear someone else share their secrets and struggles? It’s as if our inner Sherlock Holmes finally gets to say, “Aha! I knew you were guilty of something!” I admit that I am much quicker at identifying the faults and weaknesses of others than confessing [...]

Tried & True

I don’t know about you but I love new school supplies! There is nothing like a new notebook, new pencils, pens, and crisp paper to get me excited. Am I the only one whoever bought highlighters every year and used them maybe the first week of school and then allowed them to fall into the abyss [...]