Encourgement, God, Spirituality

Little Sprinkles From Heaven

I had a conversation with someone recently that left me with quite an impression. From across the world, an unexpected phone call came into my life to offer me encouragement. The fact that a stranger was even interested in knowing me any better than a superficial relationship was very endearing to me. We had been… Continue reading Little Sprinkles From Heaven

Encourgement, Faith, God, Spirituality

DO NOT BE AFRAID OF THE DARK

There are two things that we can believe in -- We can believe in light or we can believe in darkness. We know that God is POWERFUL light. When light is shone on darkness, darkness withers away. We know God created us; therefore, we understand that we have been made with a piece of God's… Continue reading DO NOT BE AFRAID OF THE DARK

Encourgement, Faith, God

Don't You Worry Child — Heaven has a Plan for You!

We are like children. When we are young we rely on the guidance of our parents. We depend on their direction with everything we do. God wants us to understand that our relationship with Him is exactly like the relationship we have with our parents. When we are older we don't need the guidance of… Continue reading Don't You Worry Child — Heaven has a Plan for You!

Encourgement, Faith, Mental Health

You’re Gonna Be Okay

I spent my life in darkness -- I was in a spiritual whirlwind for most of it and didn't know the difference between up from down. It is hard to believe I was so confused. Negative thoughts consumed me and controlled my every move. Are you in a bad place in your life right now?… Continue reading You’re Gonna Be Okay

Encourgement, Mental Health, Spirituality

PAIN: YOU MADE ME A BELIEVER!

Darkness has had it's thumb on me most of my life -- Too heavy for me to lift off of me; negative thoughts consumed my mind by constantly telling me I was a failure, a parasite, and that I would never amount to anything. I could not run away from the negativity of my mind… Continue reading PAIN: YOU MADE ME A BELIEVER!

Encourgement, God, Mental Health

When You Know Darkness You Know Light

I am a person who was raised in fear. My life only knew fear, which pushed me to do something about my fear. It was killing me. As a child, I was not given the comfort of security by having parents who nurtured me with confidence. Instead, I was raised in a stringent, perfectionist environment.… Continue reading When You Know Darkness You Know Light

Encourgement, God

Is It All About Me?

I may be doing a lot of preaching about being confident and loving yourself, but in amongst all of that wonderful, feeling stuff we also have to be humble, which means all this work isn't for our glory. All this work on ourselves; we are doing great things for one another and we are feeling… Continue reading Is It All About Me?

Encourgement, Spirituality, Thought-Provoking

Be Perfect as Your Father in Heaven is Perfect

How can we be perfect? ....Well, here is my take on it all. I have been writing a lot about making mistakes, and now I am writing about being perfect. Here is how I think it comes together... God wants us to make mistakes since we learn in making them. As I have said in… Continue reading Be Perfect as Your Father in Heaven is Perfect