Somehow packing gift boxes for others helps me unpack my own emotions.
This one is for the “good Christian”
The one who is just as inherently broken as everyone else—yet somehow the world, and even other Christ followers, think she’s freakishly put together.
But this one’s also for the woman who feels like she can never be the “good Christian.” The woman who feels like a few unyielding sins will always stand between her and God.
I have tried to take my own life. I’ve been very transparent about my ongoing battle with depression but I think I’ve done a disservice to you by not sharing just how serious that battle has been…
I've always considered myself a Christian….but if I'm honest I didn't have a personal relationship with Christ until my late 20s. I realized that I had never read the entire Bible cover to cover for myself. I’d just read the snippets we recited together in church...
You know your identity in Christ. So why then do you put yourself down? Why do you compare yourself to others and envy what they have? Why do you think you’re not good enough, smart enough, beautiful enough, strong enough?
Generosity is one of many godly traits associated with Christians. We give because we desire to help others and because so much has been given to us through forgiveness, grace, and redemption. We associate generosity as an act of kindness, which is one of the fruits of the Spirit. But, have you ever considered generosity as an act of faith?