Faith, Life, and Marriage · On the Bookshelf · The Encouragement Corner

Wordy Wednesday: Thoughts on “The Blessings of Brokenness”

The Blessings of Brokenness by Charles Stanley “If God is such a loving & good God, why does He allow bad things to happen to good people?” That is a question I have both heard & thought many times in my own life. The Blessings of Brokenness by Charles Stanley is a fantastic resource to guide… Continue reading Wordy Wednesday: Thoughts on “The Blessings of Brokenness”

In Memories · In the Bible

How to REALLY “Make America Great Again”

**This in no way is intended to call out any 1 person, party, or entity- other than every individual & the United States as a whole. I’ve always been interested & engaged in the American political system- some days it is fascinating & some days it is disappointing. I don’t know what it is about… Continue reading How to REALLY “Make America Great Again”

Financial Advice · Gratitude · In Life · In the Bible · In the Kitchen · Organizing

#FoodPantryChallenge

One of my favorite mottoes is a quote by the famous Benjamin Franklin:  “Do not put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” Don’t get me wrong, I’m not perfect. Procrastinating is one of the hardest personal issues I’m teaching myself out of. I tend to do it more when it’s something I dread- but it doesn’t just… Continue reading #FoodPantryChallenge

Gratitude · In Life · In the Bible

Lessons In Anxiety Pt. 1

Anxious: (adj) experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. – Synonyms: worried, concerned, uneasy, apprehensive, fearful, perturbed, troubled, bothered, distressed, disquieted Honestly, when I was in middle & high school, I really didn’t have an issue with anxiety. It wasn’t until I went to college, helped my husband open a small… Continue reading Lessons In Anxiety Pt. 1