Thoughts on our behavior as believers in Christ

I have been prayer journaling for about 6 months now and in the journal I use, the first thing on the page is to write a Bible verse for the day. I came across a verse while journaling that got me thinking so much that I wanted to share it with you. The verse saysContinue reading “Thoughts on our behavior as believers in Christ”

Helpful Tips When Confronting a Friend or Family Member

This is a difficult subject because so much can go wrong when confronting someone. I mean, if you feel the need to confront someone and you’re nervous to do so, they’re probably not treating you well in the first place or may never have. If you have a healthy relationship with someone, confronting an issueContinue reading “Helpful Tips When Confronting a Friend or Family Member”

Growing up with a strict dress code

My parents are Baptists. I know there’s different versions of that so let me explain a bit further. They only attend Baptist churches and look down on all others, only use the KJV Bible, my mom only wears skirts and dresses, my parents used to make us all go soul winning, they only played gospelContinue reading “Growing up with a strict dress code”

Religious trauma and Spiritual abuse explained

I’ve mentioned religious trauma several times before but many people are unfamiliar with the term. You might have heard of spiritual abuse or religious abuse which leads to trauma when you’ve experienced that abuse for years, but any of those terms can be used to describe harmful religious teachings. Religious Trauma Syndrome or RTS, isContinue reading “Religious trauma and Spiritual abuse explained”

10 ways to reduce holiday stress

So it’s the end of another year and a crazy one at that! Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s are right around the corner. I know I’ve been stressed out this year and I’m sure you have too. When I think of holidays I think of family gatherings and speaking of stress, family gatherings are greatContinue reading “10 ways to reduce holiday stress”

Welcome to my Blog

Hi friend! Just wanted to fill you in on what this blog is all about and what kind of content you can expect from me. I started this blog to share my experiences and thoughts with others. I love to read and write and talk about interesting things but often don’t have anyone to talkContinue reading “Welcome to my Blog”