What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do

Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. ~ 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NIV) What do you do when you don't know what to do? I'm still trying to figure out the answer to this question! 🙂 I have some decisions in my life to…

Stone of Remembrance

This morning, after speaking to my Mother and then reading a devotional from Our Daily Bread, I was challenged to remember. Remember what God has brought me through; the battles He has already helped me overcome; the times that I so strongly wanted to give up, and yet God enabled me to keep going. It's so…

The Perfectionism Monster

Scared. Out. Of. My. Mind. That's how I was feeling regarding our church hand-bell rehearsal yesterday. We will be playing for the first time during our church's morning services this upcoming Sunday, and I was not feeling ready--at all. A lot of it has to do with my perfectionism. I am a self-proclaimed perfectionist; and not proud…

Complete Surrender

It's a profound prayer of the heart--completely surrendering oneself to God. I heard the song "Completely" by Among the Thirsty on the radio the other day, and it has been running through my mind ever since. I can't help but relate to the honesty of the lyrics and the urgency of the cry. As you read the words…

Feeling Stronger

I'm feeling stronger today.I woke up late this morning, missed my van ride to my behavioral health program, but decided to drive myself there anyway. This was quite a large victory, as in the beginning of the program, I was too anxious to drive myself to group. So thank God, I arrived at the facility on time…