Be a Successful Christian Woman by Rocking Ordinary

Do you long to be a successful Christian woman whose influence will have a significant positive effect on the world around you? Don't we all! Are you afraid that's a privilege reserved for a few select super-stars who've got it all together? That your life is too ordinary to merit a second glance or leave a lasting impression? This post contains affiliate links. Don't … [Read more...]

Prayer for a Wounded Nation

Dear Heavenly Father, Creator of the earth and the sky and all that is in them, We come to you humbly, acknowledging to You and reminding ourselves that the Most High God rules in the kingdom of men. This means all attempts of mankind to usurp Your authority will result in devastation on this earth. Every. Single. Time. We can see with our own eyes some of the … [Read more...]

To the Weary Children’s Ministry Worker

Something wonderful happened in our family on Friday. Something miraculous. Actually, make that two somethings wonderful - a double miracle long prayed for but still wondrously surprising. Two of my children made the decision to follow Jesus, receiving Him as their personal Savior.  And quite frankly, I'm in awe. I'm in awe of a God who wants to have a … [Read more...]

How to Cultivate Peace in the Midst of Chaos

Do you feel as though you're standing in the midst of chaos and you don't know how to find peace? Follow this simple tip and learn how to find real peace that comes from living from the core of who God made you to be!

There was a span of years in my life when I had no hobbies. You might be thinking, How is that possible? Everyone has hobbies. No, it’s not true. I really had no hobbies. I had friends. I had family. I had expectations. I had activities. But I didn’t have any hobbies – nothing that made me brim with passion and excitement. I was living for everyone else, … [Read more...]

Five Movies to Watch This Month for a Missions Focused Year

Resolutions that are "all about me" aren't always bad things, but as Christians it's good to set some resolutions that are about others as well. Will you resolve to be more missions-focused this year? From Shirley @ STC

January has come and gone. Resolutions have been made. Some are still progressing and some are already forgotten. We get so disappointed with ourselves, don't we? The New Year comes and we hope for our lives to improve. Then we fall short of our newly made resolutions and wait for the next new year to roll around. But God is the God of new life - and to my way of thinking … [Read more...]