Working on Priorities and Anxiety

Things I am working on: priorities, seeing God in the mundane, experiencing Jesus in the mundane, worshiping God in the mundane. Also, anxiety is a big struggle for me. I worry about big things and small things and sometimes it manifests physiologically. Sometimes my anxiety clouds my focus on Christ and I need to digContinue reading “Working on Priorities and Anxiety”

7 Truths I Rehearse to Avoid FOMO and Anxiety

What if the plane crashes and I die? Lots of people travel for work all the time, I’ll be fine. I better just make sure things are in order, just in case though. Oh no, what if something bad happens to the kids while I’m gone. I will feel so guilty. What should I pack?Continue reading “7 Truths I Rehearse to Avoid FOMO and Anxiety”

My review of the movie ‘Unplanned’

If I’m honest, I don’t really like Christian movies. I’ve seen a few, and while I usually get something personal out of it and I find it edifying for my own faith, I still cringe every time I watch one. There’s just something about the forced message, or the acting, that diminishes the messages power.Continue reading “My review of the movie ‘Unplanned’”

Sneaky Neglect and Digital Minimalism

I recently returned from a women’s retreat and came away with some pretty tough convictions. As a group, we watched this presentation given by Betsy Gomez from the 2017 Revive Conference. You can watch it below if you like, it is very good! Her message was inspired from the chapter in the book Adorned calledContinue reading “Sneaky Neglect and Digital Minimalism”

Enneagram and Turning 30: Part 2

So how does this Enneagram know me so well? I don’t know and quite frankly I don’t know if I want to get too invested in this whole personality test world. Sometimes I think personality tests try to categorize different types of people and it can kind of put ourselves (and God) into a box.Continue reading “Enneagram and Turning 30: Part 2”

Enneagram and Turning 30: Part 1

I am about to turn 30 soon and the Enneagram has kind of blown my mind. I know it’s rather silly and worldly of me, but I’ve been feeling kind of down about my 30th birthday approaching. Can I be 29 forever? Can I be 29 in heaven? But, my looming 30th birthday has motivatedContinue reading “Enneagram and Turning 30: Part 1”

Why I Am Taking A Creative Hiatus From My PHONE

On March 1st I will be uninstalling Facebook and Instagram from my phone. I am on these apps more than I care to admit and I just feel very strongly that I am at a pivotal point right now where I need all the extra focus, time, and energy I can get. Let me explainContinue reading “Why I Am Taking A Creative Hiatus From My PHONE”