Making “Me-Time” Mandatory: A reminder to take care of yourself

As we move into the Fall, it's definitely that time of year when things get hectic. Whether you're a student, a parent whose kids are in school, or work with students in any capacity, you know exactly what I'm referring to. For the past week, I've been extremely overwhelmed. I work at a university, so … Continue reading Making “Me-Time” Mandatory: A reminder to take care of yourself

What Prayer is Doing in My Heart

At the beginning of this month, I challenged myself and others to a 31 Day Prayer Challenge. The significance of this particular challenge is that we're praying for a specific person (or place) everyday. If you want the details of the challenge, you can find them here: 31-Day “Pray for Them” Challenge Over the past 11 … Continue reading What Prayer is Doing in My Heart

Peace, Happiness & Contentment: What does it really mean to be content?

I remember the first time I experienced true peace and contentment. I had a joy I couldn't really explain, to the point where I would cry happy tears. I had never felt such a pure sense of happiness. The most interesting part of it all was that I never knew I wasn't truly happy until … Continue reading Peace, Happiness & Contentment: What does it really mean to be content?

KEEP PRAYING – 31 Day “Pray for Them Challenge”

Happy Sunday All. This is a reminder to KEEP PRAYING! Whatever or whoever you've been praying about - don't stop! If you haven't been praying, I encourage you to start now. It will be worth it. Today in church my pastor preached about speaking to the dry bones in our lives (read Ezekiel 37: 1 … Continue reading KEEP PRAYING – 31 Day “Pray for Them Challenge”

31-Day “Pray for Them” Challenge

Today is August 1st and this month I will be doing a 31-Day Pray for Them Challenge. The purpose of this challenge is to pray for a specific person consistently, believing that God makes a way in his or her life. I believe with everything in me that prayer works. There have been many times … Continue reading 31-Day “Pray for Them” Challenge