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5 Ways To Pray When You're Too Stressed To Know How

Sometimes, it takes more faith to fall apart with Jesus than praying for faith to stop it from happening. I began praying new intimate prayers. I began finding spiritual whitespace: making room for rest instead of ignoring my wounding and exhaustion.

As I took the journey to find rest, I uncovered Five Soulful Ways to Pray When You Don't Know How:

5 Ways to Make Your Home Peaceful

Whether it’s a sink full of dirty dishes that continues to climb, clutter covering your countertops, laundry piles blocking hallways, a stash of unpaid bills, or a to-do list that never seems to get checked off--you’re not alone.
Find encouragement!  Start by taking these small steps to transform your home.

4 Simple Reasons God Gives Me More than I Can Handle

You’re not sure how much longer you can hang on. You’re in the middle of a trial, desperately needing some encouragement - and someone says, “You know, God will never give you more than you can handle.”

Actually, here are 4 reasons God DOES give us more than we can handle.

4 Phrases Every Man Should Tell His Wife, No Questions Asked

When I say these things, I see the smile in her heart and the relief in her eyes. I know what she needs to hear to feel safe, cherished, and appreciated.

These are the top four phrases a husband can say to his wife to put action behind the words, "I love you."

33 Verses about Fear and Anxiety to Remind Us: God is in Control

Worry, anxiety, fear…can overwhelm us with a thick shadow of darkness, controlling our every move and decision.  But reading over these passages, they replaced the other things in my mind that I’d battled against.

Learn them, and let them reduce or remove your fear!

3 Ways to Stop the Comparison Game Today

We’ve all played the game. You know it and I know it, the comparison game is one that rears it’s ugliness and traps us even in our best moments. Somehow, someway this comparison game runs rampant among women.

3 Ways to Reduce Mom Stress

These three action steps may seem like too-easy-to-be-true solutions, but if you actually do them, you'll see a real change in your stress levels!  Try it!

3 Ways to Hear God's Voice in the Chaos

How can we be sure to listen to a voice that is not audible to our physical human ears - especially when we're going through a crisis? Here are three ways we can help our spirits be open to hearing what He wants to tell us.

3 Truths That Radically Changed My Self-Image

Negative self-image can lead to a vicious cycle of discontentment if we allow it to invade our minds.  Instead of letting it affect who I am, I discovered three truths in scripture that radically changed my self-image. 

3 Reasons to Keep Hoping Instead of Giving Up

In the midst of our darkness, the prospect of giving up feels almost inevitable. Why cling to hope if it’s just going to result in more suffering?  All I can do is offer three simple reasons to keep hoping instead of giving up.

15 Ways to Unlock True Love in Your Marriage

Just as you must know and use codes to gain access to many parts of your everyday life – such as computers, bank accounts, workstations, gates, and remote controls – you need an access code for your marriage to work as well as God has designed it to work. With the code, you can access your spouse’s heart and unlock the love that you’re both meant to share in your marriage.

10 Tips for a Better Quiet Time in 2019

As this New Year dawn, many of us are looking for resolutions that will truly change our lives. I encourage you to consider making a daily, meaningful quiet time spent in Bible reading and prayer one of your resolutions in the New Year.

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Marriage

I grew up hearing from pastors and their wives about the type of man I should look for. I naively thought if my husband and I did all we had been taught to do, our marriage would turn out to be just like theirs. Instead, we’ve learned to surrender what we thought we knew about marriage.
If I knew then what I know now, here are 10 things I would’ve told myself about marriage before saying “I do.”

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