Growing up, my parents told me two things regarding dating: My mom said that I’m not allowed to date until I’m 30 years old; My dad said that I shouldn’t get married until at least 35 years old. The statements actually sound so ridiculous that everyone my mom would say, “Hope’s not allowed to date … More The Power of Words: Taking Back Control
How do you know if what you are waiting for is weakening your faith? That’s right. I said weakening, not strengthening. I found some notes on a message at church from several years ago and I recall the pastor referencing some indicators of a weakened faith: discouragement; doubt; anger; envy; inactivity. I recall at the … More Is Waiting Weakening You?
Do you struggle with wanting to be perfect? I do. I want things lined up. Organized. In order. But not in an “obsessive compulsive” kind of way… more in a “if I will it, it should be” kind of way; in a “where my mind wants me to go, my body automatically follows” kind of … More Grace, Not Rules