Our culture is saturated with messages that we, as women, are “not enough.” Everywhere we look, there are billboards or commercials advocating weight loss, looking more “youthful,” or even something as simple as, “being more refreshed,” or having our teeth whitened. Eventually, those subtle, and more often than not, blatantly apparent images begin to toy with our psyche, and the focus shifts from a healthy outlook to one that focuses on our imperfections. … Continue readingPhysical or Spiritual Imperfections: Which Ones are We Embracing?
Why are so many of us are walking around tired and defeated? God did not design us to be tired and defeated! God designed us to know him, love him, and serve him in this life and the next. He designed us to encourage each … Continue readingInspiration–Let’s Be It and Receive It!
In Matthew 19:14, Christ made it abundantly clear His love extends even to the littlest of us, by instructing His disciples, “Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven belongs.” … Continue readingLove As Christ Loved (Part 3): Recognizing Honor, Dignity, and Beauty of Children
I previously wrote about how we should love ourselves as Christ loved us on the Cross. He recognizes our inherent worth and beauty, over two centuries since His Crucifixion, death, and Resurrection. Turning the page, we must then begin to analyze what else Christ despised … Continue readingLove As Christ Loved (Part 2): Recognizing Our Spouse Through the Eyes of Christ
God is Love. God is Light. God is Goodness. God’s arch-enemy, is determined to destroy all of God’s Creation – determined to destroy God’s love, His light, His goodness. Humans are made in the image and likeness of our Creator. Therefore, it would stand to … Continue readingLove As Christ Loved (Part 1): Recognizing Our Own Love, Light, and Goodness