The Freedom of Obedience

I met Jesus in a hayfield. I’d heard about him, prayed to him, even conjured up my own image of who he might be. But I hadn’t encountered him for myself, outside of my parents’ religion, until I met him in that field. It was the summer my grandpa died. I was fourteen and desperate […]

Why Driving from the Back Seat is the Safest Position

A back seat driver is, well, someone who tries to drive from the back seat.  For most of us, that can be quite annoying, but that is exactly how God calls us to lead, from the back seat, from a place of anonymity and servanthood.  As I was meditating on the season I found myself […]

How Should We As Women Repent?

Why does it seem like we always go through seasons of doing what’s right and wrong? It seems to be a never-ending cycle. Have you been there? I know I have. To counter sin we must first determine our own sinful desires. I recommend making a “lust list” so that you can have a starting […]

Waiting on the Lord in Singleness

We live in an age obsessed with romantic love. Even the hyper-sexualized secular world is still running after wedding bells and the happily ever after. There is something deeply ingrained in our human nature that craves relationships:  we’re made in the image of our Creator who is love. We are called to love one another […]