There’s a Place in the Church for the Millennial Girl [Sarah Smith]

I have such hope for the next generation of the church. Millenials, despite what anyone says, have a lot to offer. Like Sarah says, “[they] are capable, [they] are smart, and [they] are worthy of being strong and active in the church.” Let me introduce you to one particular millennial girl with a great vision … More There’s a Place in the Church for the Millennial Girl [Sarah Smith]

Is Jesus Happy with My #blessed Hashtag?

“So tell me,” the interviewer began, “How do you keep a blog that’s about fitness, food, and faith without pushing away and intimidating those who don’t have faith?” “Ha ha, well, that’s the question,” the interviewee started, hesitantly, “I’m very careful about that, so, I just put a little out every second Sunday. Actually, it’s … More Is Jesus Happy with My #blessed Hashtag?

Why Don’t I Want to Study My Bible? [4 Strategies for Building a Stronger Bible Study Habit]

We want to study our Bibles. We know we should study our Bibles. The preacher tells us pretty much every Sunday that we should study our Bibles. There’s nothing really stopping us from studying our Bibles… …and yet, for all that, we don’t study our Bibles. Why? It’s not that we don’t have the time. If you are reading this … More Why Don’t I Want to Study My Bible? [4 Strategies for Building a Stronger Bible Study Habit]

When Healthy Made Peace with Holy and Gave Life to Happiness

Why do I write about spirituality and fitness? When I first started writing, I was in a dark place. I felt then, as I had felt for most of my existence, that areas of my life were slipping out of balance. I had been in Singapore for a year, studying the Bible at Four Seas Bible … More When Healthy Made Peace with Holy and Gave Life to Happiness

Dear Mum, God Cares About Your Hectic Sunday Mornings

Sunday mornings are usually stressful for me, and worship services are not usually a time that is easy. I dread the morning rush and the training of my now-teachable-but-still-fidgety child during the worship hour. This morning, to at least get ONE part of the day right and stress-free (and hopefully not start the day by … More Dear Mum, God Cares About Your Hectic Sunday Mornings

Connecting to God Through the Internet {12 Soul Strengthening Resources}

With all the things vying for our attention in this world, often we find ourselves going whole days, weeks, or months without connecting to God as we really should. Too often people have more time for Facebook than for God. I know I’ve been guilty there. The response, however, is not to unplug and go off-grid … More Connecting to God Through the Internet {12 Soul Strengthening Resources}

She Is Strong: Strengthening Every Part of Our Being {Proverbs 31}

When people think of the biblical idea of a woman, they generally think of a woman who is subservient, dim-witted, weak, and has no control over her life. However, when we see Gods picture of an ideal woman, we see the complete opposite -we see a woman who is in control. We see someone who is … More She Is Strong: Strengthening Every Part of Our Being {Proverbs 31}