Dear Teenager, Choose to See the Good In Correction

You know the drill: you’re trying to talk to your teen about curfew. Or dinner. Or absolutely anything—and they pretend they can’t hear you. They start an argument with you, or give you an eye roll and a “Whatever.” Or they turn up their music. They won’t lift their eyes from their screens. They scoff…

Learn About Having A Gospel Driven Ambition

I can’t stop talking about this plan, and sharing it with every friend I know. It’s just so good. And since you’re a friend, how could I not pass on this plan to you? Click here to start Gospel Driven Ambition. You will not regret it. I promise. Joyfully In Christ, Katelyn *In no way…

The Everyday War As Seekers of Jesus

Before my blog-posting break started, I purposed to do so much—make a consistent posting plan, create priorities, and pray. I wanted to seek Jesus’ guidance, hand him the pen, and be surrendered to His will for this blog and my writing in the coming year.   I dove right into a month-off posting with the assumption that…

Seek And Find

Note: There is a small announcement at the end. Make sure not to miss it! “You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart.” – Jerimiah 29:13 {ESV} Seeking Jesus is like playing the ultimate hide-and-seek game. He is often perceived as hidden. Veiled. Unseen. We can’t see Him physically, but…

An Aroma of Jesus

We got our freshly-cut Christmas tree a few days ago. The scent, oh the pleasant scent… Taking a step into the kitchen from the back door the divine smell meets you. You can’t help it, you have to go look at it, gaze at it’s twinkly lights and catch just another whiff of its woodsy aroma……

To the Stressed-Out Student

  Hey stressed-out student,   I put together a list of bible passages in the form of a letter from God, to you. May they encourage your heart and point you to His truth wherever you may be today. ❤   From God, To You:   I Created You To Glorify Me In Everything “So…

His Compassion

Compassion. When I think about compassion, I get a vivid picture of Matthew 19:14. The disciples were reluctant to have the children come near Jesus, but Jesus insisted. He reaches his arm out, tenderly drawing the children to him. They look up at his face in awe and beam in joy while seated on his lap. He gently…

Readers Thoughts: How Has God Called You to Take A Step of Obedience?

You have just stumbled across the very first Readers Thoughts post! I’m excited to share this new blog segment with you. A Readers Thoughts post is like a discussion post. It gives you an opportunity to engage in posts and share your own thoughts and insight on the question asked, typically as a follow up on…

When Obedience Is Uncomfortable

When God pushes us out of our “comfort zones,” our initial response would be to question Him. “Go over there? Right now? What if she thinks I’m odd to walk up to her? Do you really want me to go over there?” The possible “what if’s” play a rhythm in our mind. Our heart beats at…