Friday, April 27th, 2018 Confidence, Depression and Anxiety, Fear, General, Hope Rises Devotionals, Identity in Christ, Purpose

Don’t believe everything that you think: A devotional on taking your thoughts captive

It’s 3 am, and I have yet to fall asleep. I’m on a work trip with my husband and, I’m not sure about you, but I can never seem to find great rest when I’m not in my own bed. The quad espresso that I had earlier in the day probably had something to do

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Monday, April 23rd, 2018 Confidence, Depression and Anxiety, Fear, General, Hope Rises Devotionals, Identity in Christ

To the girl who feels stuck: a devotional on getting free

I have been in a season of “stuck” lately. Not necessarily in a literal sense, but I just feel like my mind and my heart are stuck. I wouldn’t fully classify it as depression, but more that I am in a season of feeling discouraged, and though there are days and moments of light, I

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Friday, April 20th, 2018 Fear, Hope Rises Devotionals, Identity in Christ, Millennial Girl, Purpose

To the Girl Who Wishes She Had More Clarity: A Devotional on Trusting God

  Clarity. It’s been in my top 10 prayer list for what seems like forever. Clarity on where to live, clarity on my purpose, clarity on where to spend my time. I assumed God wanted me to have clarity, because “He is not the God of confusion, but of peace” (1 Corinthians 14:33). So, that

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Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 Christian Marriage, Dating, Fear, Heartbreak, Identity in Christ, Meet the Arnolds, Millennial Girl, Prepare for Marriage, Proverbs 31 Wife, Purity

My husband doesn’t make me happy, Jesus does

I used to view marriage as the greatest thing ever, an end of my loneliness. I wanted it so badly and I thought it would fill every empty, hurt spot and exchange it for security and happiness. When I came to understand the Gospel, I began to see marriage through a totally different lens. Jesus

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Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 Faith Pillars, Identity in Christ

Dear Christian, You’ve Been Lied To

Hey you…yup, you! You’ve been going to a church for a long time, right? Maybe almost every Sunday, except over summer break or when life gets busy. But most of the time, you go. And you love God. You love Him so much. You might even tell people He’s the most important part of your

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Sunday, April 1st, 2018 Depression and Anxiety, Faith Pillars, Fear, Heartbreak, Identity in Christ, Purpose

If I had ONE more day, this is what I’d say …

Have you ever wondered what you’d say if it was your very last day on earth? For some strange reason, I’ve always been well aware that life is short, and that I’m not guaranteed tomorrow. The message in this video is exactly what I’d want the world to know, and I couldn’t go one more

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