Tips to Being a Single Christian Girl in This World – a Guest Post by Olivia

Tips to Being a Single Christian Girl in This World – a Guest Post by Olivia

A guest post by a single sister in Christ, Olivia: SOME GENERAL WAYS TO GROW IN CHRIST Study His word. Apply His word and live to obey God. Let your first purpose be to give God glory in all things. Pray, pray, pray. Study the lives of godly women. Emulate the godly...
Reacting to a Parent’s Infidelity – by Fortified by Christ

Reacting to a Parent’s Infidelity – by Fortified by Christ

A guest post by a sister in the Lord – “Fortified by Christ” I recently read April’s post about how a godly woman should respond to a husband’s infidelity and it made me reflect on how I treated my father when he got involved in an unrepentant affair. I did...
God’s “No” Is a Gift, Too – by Olivia

God’s “No” Is a Gift, Too – by Olivia

A guest post by Olivia. May her words be a great blessing, my dear sisters! The Muck and Mire Which Was My Life I am a 30 year old single woman, who has been single for almost 2 years now. May I mention that these 2 years marks the first time in my 20s that I have...
Questions to Discuss Before Marriage – Part 2

Questions to Discuss Before Marriage – Part 2

For Part 1, please click on this link. These are some questions that you may want to discuss with your potential husband before marriage at some point. Probably not all at once! But maybe take a few questions at a time. If you are not yet engaged, I would suggest...
“How I Was Stirred by a Break-up but Not Shaken” – by Fortified by Christ

“How I Was Stirred by a Break-up but Not Shaken” – by Fortified by Christ

A guest post by Fortified by Christ, I appreciate her sharing her story:   I got married for the first time at the age of 39, which meant that I had a lot of single dating years under my belt and therefore a lot of break-up experiences. I’m sharing my story of...
Asking Your Guy for Things

Asking Your Guy for Things

Happy Easter to each of you! 🙂 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die;  and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. John 11:25-26 He is risen!!!...
When People Are Annoying

When People Are Annoying

Every believer has to come to terms with this issue. Whether it is our dad’s tendency to leave the toilet seat up, our brother’s messy habits, our parents’ overly controlling ways, or our coworker’s loud eating habits – there are things...
Does God Want Women to Be Weak?

Does God Want Women to Be Weak?

First of all, we need to understand that the world’s definitions of strength and weakness are very different from God’s. In the world: Power means having the ability to do whatever I want to do. Weakness means not being able to do exactly what I want to do all the...
Being a Peaceful Bride-to-Be

Being a Peaceful Bride-to-Be

For some reason, it has almost become accepted in our culture that a wedding day is “all about the bride” and that she can do basically whatever she wants – even if she hurts her groom, family members, or friends in the process. This may be okay in...

No More Little Boxes!

I am still learning and have much growing to do in my faith in Christ. I think I am pretty much a “toddler” spiritually when it comes to how much more maturity and growth still needs to happen in my soul. There is so much more, I know, that I could...
Don’t Purposely Provoke a Man

Don’t Purposely Provoke a Man

Sometimes when we women are upset, we may feel so hurt that we think things like: I want him to hurt as much as I hurt. I want him to show that he is upset, too. He doesn’t look as upset as I feel, so I am going to push him to be as angry as I am right now. If...
How Do I Stop Responding Negatively in the Moment?

How Do I Stop Responding Negatively in the Moment?

Let’s imagine a scenario together: You were looking forward to seeing your man after work. He had set up a date for tonight and you were so excited to get to share some time together after a couple of weeks of hardly seeing each other. You text him at work...