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Girl, Pray Big Prayers

“If only we know what was happening when we pray, we would never cease to pray.” Louie Giglio “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and the one who knocks, […]

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Girl, Know Your Reason

“Love everybody, always.” Bob Goff In November, I bought Bob Goff’s devotional “Live in Grace, Walk in Love” and y’all, it’s been absolutely life changing. It focuses very heavily on literally living in God given grace and learning to walk in love. The reason I love this devotional is because of how it frames love […]

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Girl, Lay Down Your Cross

Hi friends – a very long time no see! A friend of mine recently asked where I’ve been in regards to this blog. Quite honestly, all over the place. This blog, as much as it is for others, I use it mostly for me. I was using this blog as an outlet to pay attention […]

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Girl, Drink Your Water

“…but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again. The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” -John 4:14 “Drinking water is like washing out your insides. The water will cleanse the system, fill you up, […]

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Girl, Do Something Crazy

“You only live once.” Drake “So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:31 The past two weeks I decided I wasn’t going to let corona (or anything else) dictate how I live my life. In my last blog I talked specifically about living […]

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Girl, Focus on the Good

“Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.” Philippians 4:8 “Focus on giants – you stumble. Focus on God – giants stumble.” Max Lucado Right now, there’s […]

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Girl, Know God’s Character

“God’s promises are always a perfect match for our problems.” Lysa TerKeurst In the midst of all the crazy, it’s sometimes hard to trust. When we can’t see the light at the end of the tunnel, it seems hard to trust. In my last blog, I talked about learning to worship God over worrying about […]

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Girl, Worship Over Worry

Psalm 77 – all of it!! “Worry and worship cannot exist in the same space. One always displaces the other. Choose worship.” Louie Giglio Holy moly. The past 3 weeks have been an absolute whirlwind. What used to be my normal is gone. My new normal, if I’m being completely honest, is depressing. Three weeks […]

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Girl, Have Some Patience

“Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.“ Proverbs 14:29 “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.“ Billy Graham You know when your day just starts off bad and everything else afterwards is escalated and horrible for no apparent reason? […]

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Girl, Take a Nap

“And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves; but he was asleep. And they went and woke him, saying, “Save us, Lord; we are perishing.” And he said to them, “Why are you afraid, O you of little faith?” Then he rose and […]

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Girl, Let’s Talk Therapy

“Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.” Proverbs 11:14 “God has a purpose behind every problem. He uses circumstances to develop our character. In fact, he depends more on circumstances to make us like Jesus than he depends on our reading the Bible.” Rick Warren […]

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Girl, Trust the Lord

“Relying on God has to start all over everyday, as if nothing has yet been done.” C. S. Lewis “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 “The Lord will fight for […]