Recently, I've been reading through the book of Job. Poor Job, who was basically tormented so God could prove he was faithful. How many of us can say that we'd have remained as faithful as Job in that situation? If our livelihood and families were decimated, would we still remain faithful to the Lord? I'd … Continue reading Hard Times & Keeping Our Faith
Worrying is something I'm good at. Call it a skill, if you will. Right now, much of my worry stems from school, such as if I'm doing well, or if I'll be accepted into the nursing program I applied to, or if nursing is even what God intends for me to do with my life. … Continue reading Why Worry?
Lately, my heart has been telling me I need to spend more time focusing on the Lord. Two years ago, I spent ninety days reading the Bible in its entirety. And then didn't pick it up again. Admittedly, reading that much in that little amount of time was a big thing. Heck, I was proud … Continue reading Drawing Nearer to God
Let me start out by saying that we're in my favorite church season: Lent!!! I love this season, and it includes one of my favorite hymns, Abide with Me. It's been one of my favorites for as long as I can remember. At our church, we'd dim the lights for the last verse and sing … Continue reading Shine through the gloom
Between feeling really, REALLY sick at the beginning of the year, and still feeling sick occasionally now, blogging has taken a backseat in my life. School is more important, but just as equally time consuming is....*drumroll*....PLANNING MY WEDDING!!!!! I think I mentioned Kalen was offered, and accepted, a new job while I was laying around … Continue reading Yes!!!!