Fear will rob you of joy if you let it—here's the secret to overcome it.
“One of the greatest dangers to the apprenticeship of Jesus is the exhaustion that comes from an over busy life.” Less than a week ago, I said goodbye to my Instagram account, @believingbeautiful, for an indefinite amount of time. It was something that had been tugging at my sleeve for longer than I’d like to [...]
Not yet fully grown Hips, boxy and bony Placed on a young girl not yet fully grown She looks in the mirror, over and over Why am I like this? She wonders She looks at her friends—skinny and small What is wrong with me? She asks She hates her body She feels misunderstood by those [...]
Come alive You make the darkness tremble How majestic is your name? No storm too big No mountain too high You give ashes life Breathe your breath into me God Teach me, Lord, how to receive your love Without you, I know I can do nothing You go from glory to glory I don’t have [...]
She cries on the porch steps, A full grown child gripping her knees. She feels small like a newborn baby, Abandoned and given away. Darkness lingers. To open her eyes seems scary. She doesn’t know what lies ahead. Standing outside the forest, She can’t go through alone. Whispers of deceit encompass her pretty mind. They [...]