Inspiration for the heart

“If you’re still waiting for it, it means you’re not yet ready for it. Waiting isn’t punishment, it’s preparation.” –Mandy Hale “God uses no one until He first puts them through the storm. The greater your mission, the greater your storm.” –John Hagee “Many people don’t get what they deserve because they’re too busy holding…

Inspiration for the heart

“To step into tomorrow’s possibilities you must let go of yesterday’s realities. Be careful of your choices between what was, is and will be. It is very hard to fully step into your destiny while you are still holding on to your history.” –Christine Caine  “Anyone can worship God in good times. But the real…

{Insight for the heart}

“Never give up. Ugly endings can lead to beautiful beginnings” –Bianca Juarez Olthoff “Anyone can stay true to your face, it’s the people who stay true behind your back that really count.” –Nicky Gumbell “If you are not currently living a life on mission, you have no business going to another country for a mission…

{Life Thoughts}

“Until we care more about what God thinks than what other people think we are never truly free” –Christine Caine “Some of the most beautiful futures are built from the rubble of the most broken pasts.” –Mandy Hale “God doesn’t expect us to understand; He just expects us to obey. Sometimes understanding comes after we…

Something to think about…

“Your most powerful testimony is how you treat others after the church service is over” “When we complain about our current situation, we remain in it; when we praise God in the midst of difficulty, He raises us out of it.”-Joyce Meyer “God isn’t interested in a Sunday morning relationship. He wants a daily walk…

{Words to live by}

“On your deathbed you won’t be asking for your report card, resume, or a scale. In the end, what matters most is Jesus and people.” –Mark Driscoll “Sometimes God lets you hit rock bottom so that you will discover that He is the rock at the bottom” “I find joy in every day, not because…

Power of Words

“Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.” …and there goes one of the most popular and well-known lies of all time. The truth is no matter how much we pretend that words don’t hurt, no matter how hard we try to forget words that people spoke against us, no…

{Christian Food for Thought}

“Dear Christians, the way we love our neighbor carries a lot more weight than how much scripture we can quote.” – Jarrid Wilson “Make peace with your past so it won’t screw up the present.” – Regina Brett “Our calendars and credit cards reveal what we worship.”- Rick Warren “Your family and friends don’t need…

{Inspire my heart}

It is amazing how much you can achieve if you do not care who gets the credit. – Rick Warren You are only what you are when no one is looking – Abraham Lincoln The ultimate test of faith is not how loudly you praise God in happy times but how deeply you trust him…

{Something to think about…}

If we had as many people practicing the Bible as those who love to discuss it over coffee, it would change everything – Rick Warren Candy may rot your teeth and spoil your dinner, but porn will rot your mind, body, and soul…. And destroy your life. That’s what God says. – Lauren DeMoss A…

The Paradox of Our Time…

The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider freeways, but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less; we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but…

Dear 14-year old me…

I see you sitting there with your big glasses and your curly frizzy hair wearing that Aeropostale shirt of yours (because you can’t afford Hollister or Abercrombie). You look a little confused and scared. Not sure about who you are in this world. Not sure about where you fit in. Not sure what God has…

One day left to live…

We have all heard the saying, “Live today as if it was your last one” – “Don’t take this day for granted, you are not guaranteed a tomorrow” – “Treat others the way you want to be treated, you don’t know if you will ever see them again” and on the list goes… We all…

Speaking without words…

A mother once asked Gandhi to get her son to stop eating sugar. Gandhi told the child to come back in two weeks. Two weeks later the mother brought the child before Gandhi. Gandhi said to the boy, “Stop eating sugar.” Puzzled, the woman replied, “Thank you, but I must ask you why you didn’t…

Words of Wisdom… found on Twitter.

So…. I have a big problem when it comes to writing. What is this problem, you might ask? It’s pretty simple… whatever it is that I write… it’s always too long. College essays? I was the girl that would exceed the word count by a couple hundred words…at least. (Thank God you usually don’t lose…