I was raised by a strong woman who was raised by a strong woman I learned to be tough To be driven To be strong To be fearless To be powerful To be motivated To be independent But I have had to become self-taught at the art of being soft.
A couple weeks ago, I wrote an article (which you can read here) on the difference between being a world changer and just being opinionated. Essentially, my point is that I am an incredibly opinionated person, but I have found that no message will be heard, received, or valued if it isn't pure in motive [...]
I am going to be honest with you before I continue with this article. I am probably of the most stubborn and opinionated people on the planet. This has been a great strength and even greater weakness at many points throughout my life. You see, I live with passion and intention. I want to change [...]
It has taken me 22 years and many difficult circumstances to learn how to be a good friend. Our intentions are always good (well, hopefully), but it is easy to hurt the people we love when we are simply caring or trying to help them with their various situations. This week, I have been reading [...]
"And all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus." Romans 3:24 Tonight, I am reflecting on myself and realizing how flawed and human I truly am. Throughout my life, I have always been hard on myself, set the bar high, and expected a lot from myself. I've been [...]
This week I've been doing a little blog series on what it means to be a "Proverbs woman" in our generation. Growing up, making girl friends was tough. Let's be honest-it still is. We are insecure, and we let our insecurities manifest in all sorts of ways. One of those "not so healthy" ways of [...]