Fighting the Scarcity Mindset

Fighting the Scarcity Mindset

Do you ever wake up and the first thought in your head is, I didn’t get enough sleep? In the next few hours that thought may be followed by others like: I don’t have enough time to do the breakfast dishes. I wish I had enough money to afford suits like her. I never have […]

Overflow

Overflow

“…for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.” – Luke 6:45b Stop for just one moment. Take a deep breath, close your eyes, and think about this verse. What is your mouth speaking about? According to Luke 6 that’s what’s in your heart. I was drinking coffee and curled up nice and […]

Fireworks and Failures

Fireworks and Failures

What better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than fireworks? As dusk fell, the menfolk prepared their launch area, making sure the rockets would land clear of any hazards. Most of the family clustered on the driveway. My mother settled into a chair on the porch. We oohed and ahhed as the rockets climbed, […]

Learn To Be Content In All Things

Learn To Be Content In All Things

Being content and being thankful can go hand and hand. I am going to turn this on myself for a second because I have a huge problem with always being content. I always work harder and I always want more, never really being content with what I already have. As I was sitting one day […]

Something To Land On

Something To Land On

Warning: Single ladies post. But don’t worry – if you’re not a single lady I promise that you will get something out of this too! Some of you readers may know that I’ve moved to a new city – well, “a whole new world” really, to borrow Aladdin’s words. I’m now living in the lovely […]

I Wish

I Wish

I wish. It starts with those two simple words and suddenly you’re worlds away. I wish I looked like that. I wish my hair was that color. I wish I was that thin. I wish I had those clothes. I wish he was my boyfriend. I wish… I found myself scrolling through Facebook and passing […]