6 Times Ruth Taught Me What It Means To Be A Real Woman

Ruth

Ruth is hands down one of my favorite women in the bible. Simply put–she is goals. Everything that I have ever desired to be, Ruth exemplified in only four short chapters. Her character is so amazingly admirable and if there were ever a perfect role model (besides Oprah, of course lol) she would take the cake. Let me share with you 6 times that Ruth wowed me and seamlessly taught me what it means to be a real woman. “But Ruth replied, “Don’t urge me […]

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12 Biblical Practices That Lead To A Better Life

biblical practices better life

One of the things that I love about the Bible is that it truly serves as life’s instruction manual—if you allow it to. Generally speaking, if you live by the book, your life will be more fulfilling than it’s ever been (notice that I didn’t say life would be would problem-free). Many people see the Bible and everything in it as a boring set of restrictions to keep them from living a full life when it’s completely the opposite. God wants to free us and […]

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I’ve Dedicated My Life To Christ…Now What? : A Newbie Christian’s Guide to Christian Lifestyle

Newbie's Guide To Christianity

If you’re reading this post, I’m assuming that you’ve just decided to join the winning team (or you’re at least considering it). Let me say that I’m super excited for you because life only gains more meaning as you continue to grow in your faith. This post is so super necessary because I remember giving my life to Christ and thinking to myself, now what? Well, I’m here to help with that! Most of us left the altar after dedicating our lives with a prayer, […]

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A Servant’s Heart

A Servant's Heart

In a room full of Christians, if I asked how many people would profess to be Christ-followers, hands would go up all around the room. But if I asked how many people are actually living to serve, I’m pretty sure those high hands would start to slowly fall down. If you know the story of Jesus, then you know that everything that he did was to serve others [Matthew 20:28]. So if we’re proclaimed followers of Christ, how did so many of us miss this […]

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An Open Letter To The Judgmental Christian

Open letter to the judgmental christian

Dear Sir or Madam, Let me first begin by saying that I love you and that for some of you, I know that your heart may be in the right place. But I speak for a great majority when I say that you are in desperate need of a change of perspective. Allow me to help you with that. If you’re sitting in church next to a person covered in tattoos and piercings and a dress that may be tighter than anything you’ve ever owned, […]

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Scriptures To Stand On When Things Get Tough

scriptures to stand on when things get tough

Psalm 119 describes God’s word as a lamp for our feet and a light on our path, and honestly, I could not have described it any better. When things get sticky and I feel completely consumed by feelings of hopelessness, God’s word always comes to my rescue and saves me from me. I’m sure some of you can relate. When things get tough, our minds tend to automatically generate thoughts of self-pity and frustration and “why me’s”. The scary thing is, if we allow ourselves […]

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12 Biblical Characteristics of Great Friends

Characteristics of Great Friends

It’s no question that our friends hold a major place in our hearts. We laugh with them, we confide in them, and they’re always down for a good time. Great friends have a way of making life a little easier. But what actually makes a friend, a great friend? I did some studying and I pulled out 12 characteristics straight from the Bible. Here they are: 1) Even-tempered “Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered, or you […]

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