Striving for Holiness

God, help me! I don't know how to pursue holiness... This thought flashed across my mind, after I had fallen back to an old habit that God had convicted me of. But this time, I felt the need for input from other godly sisters in Christ, and on one of my favorite blogs, I came across … Continue reading Striving for Holiness


Refusing to be Dominated by NOW

“If you would live in victory . . . you must refuse to be dominated by the seen and the felt.” —Amy Carmichael It just wasn’t working; I could not sew Anna’s graduation dress and this was my last full day to work on it.  But for the life of me, I could not concentrate. … Continue reading Refusing to be Dominated by NOW

Finding healing in the midst of pain

Sometimes, it's hard to give someone who hurts me a second chance. Especially if I have given them chances multiple times, and they still hurt me in the exact same way. This fall, a point was reached, where I choose to stop keeping all the pain in (as if stuffing the pain would work...because it didn't). Certain … Continue reading Finding healing in the midst of pain