God Doesn’t Hand Out Crutches

What is a spiritual crutch? A spiritual crutch is anything you turn to for comfort, for peace, or for security. Looking at that basic definition, we may not be quick to say that we use spiritual crutches. By that definition, these crutches sound an awful lot like a false god and we know better than to… Continue reading God Doesn’t Hand Out Crutches

Book Reviews

Book Review: I Will Not Fear by Melba Pattillo Beals

In 1957, Melba Beals was one of the nine African American students chosen to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. But her story of overcoming didn't start--or end--there. While her white schoolmates were planning their senior prom, Melba was facing the business end of a double-barreled shotgun, being threatened with lynching by rope-carrying… Continue reading Book Review: I Will Not Fear by Melba Pattillo Beals


The Truth Behind the SuperMom

The most common question I hear when people find out that I'm a writer and mother of 4 is, "How do you do it all?" I'll tell you how: I don't!!! I often catch women saying something like this: "I never have enough time." Neither do I. "I feel like I'm spinning in circles." Yep,… Continue reading The Truth Behind the SuperMom


The Trouble with a Hallmark Christmas

I shamelessly confess that I LOVE to binge watch Hallmark Christmas movies. Is anyone else raising their hands right now? 🙂 Welcome, friend!  What this post isn't: a call to boycott Hallmark Christmas movies. What this post is: An encouragement from one believer to another based on a trend that I noticed during one of… Continue reading The Trouble with a Hallmark Christmas

About the Author, Christian

Standing Before the Burning Bush

Who are you trusting? Yourself or God? How about when you're challenged with a difficult task and you're way in over your head? Are you trusting yourself or Christ? Sometimes even the most dedicated Christians stumble here. Moses did. Let's go back to the moment in history in Exodus and examine the scene: Moses was… Continue reading Standing Before the Burning Bush