Book of the Month, New Lives

Are You Living a Successful Life?

"Most people seem to believe that success is limited to a certain group of people who bear distinct success qualities, or they believe that only a certain segment of society has any hope of achieving success--and that segment is not the segment of which they belong. Others firmly believe that success is something that can… Continue reading Are You Living a Successful Life?

Testimonies

Sincerely, A wife, mother, and follower of Christ

I haven't known this friend for a long time, but we have gotten to know each other quickly. I really appreciate her willingness to serve others and her genuine care for those around her. I hope you are as encouraged by her testimony as I am.  Redeemed by the King I grew up in Lincoln,… Continue reading Sincerely, A wife, mother, and follower of Christ

Intentionality, My Life

Why My Redeemed Life?

I've always wondered about what's really been the motivating factor in starting this blog. My main goal has always been to bring glory to my heavenly father, but I've  wondered if there has been something else going along with that as well. It's easy for me as a homemaker who doesn't have any kids yet,… Continue reading Why My Redeemed Life?

Intentionality, New Lives

Modesty: Another Christian Liberty

Modesty is a very touchy subject for many Christian women. It's an easy way to divide friends and entire churches. So instead of telling you about my opinion on the matter let's instead go the Bible, our authority over our entire lives. With this basis, we still will probably offend people, but we can rest… Continue reading Modesty: Another Christian Liberty

New Lives

The Dangers of Idolizing Someone

I love blogging plain and simple, I love the outfits, the inspiration, and the encouragement I get from reading other people's blogs. But there can be something really dangerous about it as well. There are two different types of idolizing someone, the 2nd kind more dangerous than the first. Idolizing Believers can be harder to… Continue reading The Dangers of Idolizing Someone

Old Testament

The Immeasurable Value of the Psalms

Last summer I was a part of a small group of women who met once a week and discussed particular verses in the Psalm that we were studying. And as we were going through the verses I realized how little I understood about these verses that we were going through. I'm not saying I had… Continue reading The Immeasurable Value of the Psalms

Book of the Month

Book of the Month: “Habits of Grace”

My Monday night bible study that I lead has just finished up this book and it has been amazing! We have all really enjoyed this book and found it to be very moving. I would like to caution some points though; as with any book we must remind ourselves that we must read it critically… Continue reading Book of the Month: “Habits of Grace”