“Love your enemies.”-Matthew 5:44(NIV) Clearly, Jesus was not talking about me. His audience must have been the “thousands of years ago brutal mob who was known to occasionally throw stones and needed some serious behavioral modification.” Not me. I don’t have any enemies! At least, I don’t think so… I’m a suburban housewife with four…
Life’s Uncertainties “Did you apply for the job we talked about?” I text my son at college. This is not the first time we’ve had this “conversation.” He’s in his second semester and still hasn’t found a job, for reasons that elude me. I pray fervently for a job for him – any job. Or…
Candid Guest Leone F. Byron felt like she was falling apart. It’s hard to praise God in the struggle, but if we look, we can see Him carrying us through.
5 Life gives you lemons verses… because God made lemons, too. Read more in this post with Kim Steadman.
Rachel didn’t know she was a yeller until she had kids. Jesus didn’t make her life easier, but it helped calm the storm inside of her. Peace be still.
Heather Hart is sharing three prayers for physical pain. Because when you’re in pain, thinking can be a challenge…
Laura J. Marshall is sharing three self-care tips for when you’re looking for sunshine.
The invisible woman. Who is she? And why is she invisible? Jennifer shares more, and shares a bit of her own story, in this post on Candidly Christian.
Candid Guest, Erika Baily finds it hard to give grace to other when she thinks they don’t deserve it. But then, we don’t deserve God’s grace, either. Find out more about becoming a woman of grace in today’s Candid Confession.
Do you ever feel like God isn’t listening when you pray? Or if He is listening, but not answering? If so, you are not alone. Sheila shares more in this post.
1 Corinthians 10:13 promises that He will not let us be tempted beyond what we can handle… so does that mean God doesn’t give you more than you can handle? Valerie Riese shares more in this post on Candidly Christian.
Do you feel like a failure that doesn’t deserve God’s forgiveness? Candid Guest Dawn Burtner shares her heartfelt Candid Confession and 3 Ways to Lean on Jesus When You Feel Like a failure.