11 Christian Affirmations to Break Free from Shame, Guilt, and Failure

11 Christian Affirmations to Break Free from Shame, Guilt, and Failure

Christian affirmations can be a powerful weapon against the ploys of the enemy and are a great way to renew your mind with God’s truth. However, not all affirmations are created equal.  Like many things, the world has a warped view of using affirmations.  They often promote self-reliance and encourage one to “manifest” the situations…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

5 Truths About Faith in God That Help You Live Your Purpose

5 Truths About Faith in God That Help You Live Your Purpose

As surprising as it may be, having faith in God plays a major role in helping you live your purpose. Without it, you may find yourself trying to journey through life on your own terms, and attempting to be in control of things that only bring temporary gain. (Guilty!) If there’s one thing that’s for…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

What Does It Mean to Live an Abundant Life in Christ and Follow God’s Best?

What Does It Mean to Live an Abundant Life in Christ and Follow God’s Best?

2020 has left us forever changed as a world and society. There’s been upheaval and unrest around every turn and bend. This uncharted territory has revealed a longing for more inside us and left us craving true soul satisfaction. And this new season has left many wondering what it means to live an abundant life…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

To the Hurting Heart at Christmas
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To the Hurting Heart at Christmas

To the Hurting Heart at Christmas, It’s supposed to be a season filled with the magic of twinkling lights and melody of joyful carols. It’s supposed to be a time of wistful nostalgia; reminiscing of Christmas’ long ago and memories of laughter and love. It’s supposed to be a time to celebrate life with those…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

The Ache of Anxiety
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The Ache of Anxiety

It came out of the blue recently and slipped into my life like an unwelcome guest.  It engulfed me with fear of the future, fed me lies about my children’s behavior and paralyzed my fingers from sharing my heart with the world. The culprit? Anxiety. About Sarah Ann Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

I Should Read the Bible?  Seriously?
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I Should Read the Bible? Seriously?

The knock started with a gentle rapping; faintly at first. I tried to ignore it because it made me uncomfortable, pushed me outside of my comfort zone, and I resolved to pretend I didn’t hear it.  Within minutes, it grew increasingly louder, making it more difficult to ignore. Suddenly the tapping was more persistent and…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

20 Tips for New Christians
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20 Tips for New Christians

Congratulations on becoming a new Christian and starting your own personal relationship with God! While it’s exciting to know that your slate has been wiped clean and your sins are forgiven, you may wonder where to go next and be unsure how to start life anew as a child of God. I completely relate to…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

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The Road to Peace (Guest Blogger!!!)

I am THRILLED to have guest blogger, Sarah from Strain Me, join us here at Faith Along the Way today!  I love her writing and she challenges me to dig deeper in my faith and to fix my eyes on Jesus. I know you will leave here inspired and your soul refreshed as you take…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

Striving for Fulfillment on the Hamster Wheel of Life
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Striving for Fulfillment on the Hamster Wheel of Life

  I hail from the land of the cheese and home of the Packers, none other than the sometimes frozen tundra of Wisconsin, where cows graze and hope to find a speck of hay not frozen solid. With those frigid temperatures, I developed a deep respect for our furnace at a young age as we…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

When Social Media = #Insanity
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When Social Media = #Insanity

Beep, beep, beep. I roll over, in shock that it is 6:30 ALREADY; in disbelief it is time to begin another day.  As my feet hit the floor, I unplug my phone. I stumble to the kitchen, bed head and old-lady robe in tow, to start my day the best way I know how; with…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.