Category: Holy Spirit

  • Cognitive Dissonance Meets Divine Truth: Finding Peace

    Cognitive Dissonance Meets Divine Truth: Finding Peace

    Some days are harder than others. Some days people assign motives to you that are untrue. Some days people judge your heart.  On these days, I experience some cognitive dissonance. I know my heart. I know my intent, and yet, the story others paint becomes reality in their minds. That dissonance happens because what I…

  • Get Out of Your Head: Find Hope in Jesus

    Get Out of Your Head: Find Hope in Jesus

    Do you ever “get in your own head”? You know those moments when circumstances begin to define your thinking. You begin to believe in yourself…instead of Truth. Please tell me I’m not the only one. Last year, I went through a season where I was pretty stuck “in my head.” I convinced myself… …those around…

  • Triggers: From Negative Triggers to Positive Indicators – How to Reframe Your Responses with Bible Journaling

    Triggers: From Negative Triggers to Positive Indicators – How to Reframe Your Responses with Bible Journaling

    The text explores the concept of triggers and their impact on emotions and behaviors. It emphasizes the importance of leaning on God’s word to reframe triggers, using personal experiences to illustrate this point. Journaling and internalizing scripture are essential for growth and overcoming triggers. The power of scripture is a transformative force.

  • Success Redefined: How Obedience Can Change Everything

    Success Redefined: How Obedience Can Change Everything

    Success is often defined by outcomes, but what if it’s about more than that? Jesus measured success by obedience, not numbers. Let go of the pressure to achieve specific outcomes and embrace whole-hearted obedience. Trust in the Lord’s control of outcomes and find true abundance in everyday obedience. Celebrate success in your relationship with the…

  • Feeling Incomplete, Self-doubt

    Feeling Incomplete, Self-doubt

    Ever have those days when things seem so complicated? You know, those days when you start to question things you were so confident about just yesterday. Those days when self-doubt rears its head. Check out this blog post about how Jesus is enough!

  • Stop Reading the IG Bible; Start Really Spending Time Bible Reading

    Stop Reading the IG Bible; Start Really Spending Time Bible Reading

    Stop Reading the IG Bible; Start Really Spending Time Bible Reading

  • Praying the Words of God

    Praying the Words of God

    Prayer can be challenging. Many struggle with finding the right words or staying focused. It’s not uncommon to feel discouraged or unsure. May the words of this blog encourage you, as you grow in your prayer time.

  • Developing a Rhythm of Continuous Prayer

    Developing a Rhythm of Continuous Prayer

    “Pray continually” (1 Thessalonians 5:17, NIV). “Pray without ceasing” (ESV). “Never stop praying” (NLT). “Pray constantly” (CSB). “Pray all the time” (MSG). In case you still need one more, here it is in the greek (screen shot from the Blue Letter Bible app): Wow, these translations really drive the point home, don’t they? The command is…

  • Beeee yourself…or maybe not

    Beeee yourself…or maybe not

    Growing up, one of my favorite movies was the animated version of Aladdin. I remember reciting the entire movie, including singing every song, with my best friend as we would run during PE class. Literally, the two of us knew the entire movie by heart! However, one particular line from the film struck a chord…