From the Heart: Grace in Addiction

Grace- “the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings”. Sometimes we are visually compared to as onions, we have an outer layer then many, many layers underneath. My outer layer you may see a plain, middle-aged woman that smiles at strangers in passing because … Continue reading From the Heart: Grace in Addiction

Identity: The Beauty of God’s Love

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

Identity: Body Image

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