Alyssa Kristine

About Alyssa Kristine

Redeemed from childhood dysfunction and drug addicted and homeless teen years, Alyssa is winging adulthood with discernment of faith and striving for nothing less than the standard Christ created. She believes that the beauty of the cross is found in the broken pieces of life that are molded together into an astonishing sum of crimson stained grace and mercy.

“And Your Household”

“And Your Household”

It was an hour before my flight was to take off for Phoenix, my sister-in-Christ and I were praying before she saw me off through the security checkpoint at the airport. I hadn’t slept in over 24 hours and neither had my phone as texts and phone calls flooded my time for two days straight. […]

In Over My Head

In Over My Head

I recently found myself in a season that had me begging the Lord to send me anywhere or have me do anything other than where he has placed me. I mapped out a route to which I figured was the most doable way to escape the impending tsunami from the earthquake that I felt beneath […]

More Than Believing

More Than Believing

If I were to walk down the street and ask a few handfuls of people if they believe that Jesus Christ is the Messiah, I can guarantee that the majority would say yes. If I ask those same people if they pray throughout the day, I bet a few less would say yes. And if […]

A Slow Fade

A Slow Fade

I’ve watched a lot of people walk away from the calling that the Lord had willed for their life, and I’ve seen some people walk away from the Lord completely. As I watched such lamentable actions, I promised the Lord that I would never allow myself to make such a choice, not after experiencing His […]

Press On

I don’t know about you, but running is not my forte. I find it to be a complete waste of time and energy with no benefit other than putting my inhaler to good use. I do not live a sedentary life, I work on my feet 8+ hours a day and thoroughly enjoy a good […]

In the Midst of Loss

In the Midst of Loss

Grief isn’t a respecter of persons; it doesn’t mind who you are or where you are. It comes in the stillness of night and the chaos of the day as you daze into the surroundings of continued life while your world comes to a screeching halt once again, as the reality of loss reminds you […]