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…

How to Find Hope When the Holiday Depression Hits
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How to Find Hope When the Holiday Depression Hits

I’d rather fast forward past the holidays this year. Bah humbug. The holiday season is meant to be an exciting, wonderful time. Except when it isn’t. Friend, if you are not feeling the joy of the holiday season, you aren’t alone. Depression and sadness often hit during the holiday season. Whether due to grief, loss,…

Is There Hope for my Children in an Uncertain World?
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Is There Hope for my Children in an Uncertain World?

There is overwhelming joy and raw emotion in reminiscing about old photographs. With tear-stained cheeks I recently remembered when my kids were small. It seems like yesterday they were trying solid foods and learning to walk.  These precious memories reminded me of the fleeting nature of life and how quickly time passes.  It’s hard to…

Waiting: When God is Silent

Waiting: When God is Silent

Tick-tock, tick-tock. Waiting on God’s direction when you are desperate for answers can see overwhelming and frustrating.  The longer that God is silent, the more desperate and restless one may become. Personally, I have waited through surgeries as I braced for a cancer diagnosis. I waited, broken and grieving, for my season of infertility to…