What does it mean to know who you are in the Lord's eyes? Over the years, I have realized something that has built up my relationship with Christ, and knowing who I am in Him: It doesn't take much--just pursuing and accepting the love our God provides to us. Before you consider your own relationship … Continue reading Identity: The Beauty of God’s Love
Not long ago, I was working with a personal training client and we were having a tough conversation about identity. (Yes, we often go deep in our coaching sessions!) We discussed how certain titles are easy to identify, like mom, wife, Christian, school volunteer, fitness enthusiast…these things are pretty much black and white. They’re all … Continue reading Identity: Body Image
YOU GOOD? HOW'S YOUR SPRING BREAK GOING? STAY TUNED FOR MORE POSTS IN APRIL As we continue talking about the topic of Identity! See you Thursday, April 6th!
Ah, identity. This is an ever-relevant topic – especially for women. Especially for women of faith. Why? Life is always changing. We are always changing. And, the world is always going to try and tell us what our identity should look like and where we can find it (spoiler alert: it’s usually wrong). Todays’ … Continue reading Identity: Exploration
"I will build my life upon Your love It is a firm foundation I will put my trust in You alone And I will not be shaken" The tables were adorned, the journals and pens set out, the fabulous breakfast prepared. Now the real treasures were to come: the women of Grace Chapel. If you … Continue reading Event Recap: FOUNDATIONS
Yep, we're going to take another look at ourselves. THIS IS IT: Our last two posting months of contributing writers from Grace Chapel. So let's dig a little deeper into our DNA. In April of 2016, we spent a month on the topic of who we are in Christ as Jesus Followers. It was a … Continue reading Our Identity: Second Act
Many of you may already follow Lyndsee Landon and get her updates from her around-the-world missions trip, but there are some of you who may not! God has been doing some beautiful work not only through Lyndsee, but in her as she has been asked to share her story to those who desperately need Jesus. What … Continue reading Where in the World is Lyndsee?
Which of these pictures comes to mind when you think of being in the Wilderness? Wandering, like the Israelites, in a literal desert where it is hot, dry, and miserable? Being lost at sea, forever being tossed by the waves? Cautiously walking down a dark forest path that seems to lead nowhere? On a … Continue reading Finding our way out
What Do I Do If I am Not in the Wilderness? We all go through seasons in our that are good and bad. Sometimes we are on the high mountain singing praises, enjoying the sunshine and enjoying the good times. Sometimes we are in the valley walking the dark, cold, dreary and road that never … Continue reading Holding Out the Compass
Jesus Himself is our Promised Land. Knowing Him is eternal life! And nearly every day, I find that God lays before me this choice: would I like to survive in the “wilderness” of life without His Presence… or would I like to RECOGNIZE MY NEED, make Him my Pearl of Great Price, and do whatever … Continue reading Being Found