If I Don’t Say Negative Things – What Will I Talk about?

If I Don’t Say Negative Things – What Will I Talk about?

I’d like to offer some more encouragement for our 21 Day Fast from Negative Words. I used to talk almost constantly – with no filter on my words. I don’t need to talk as much as I used to these days – and that is totally fine! But I can still talk. I just...
Complaining VS. Informing

Complaining VS. Informing

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash Avoiding complaining can get a bit fuzzy, at times. God calls us not to complain or grumble. And yet, there are situations where we need to inform those around us about important things they need to know. How can we discern the difference...
If a Friend Complains about Her Life, Shouldn’t I Complain about Mine, Too?

If a Friend Complains about Her Life, Shouldn’t I Complain about Mine, Too?

Photo by Bewakoof.com Official on Unsplash I received a great question from a reader about what to do when someone else complains. She said she normally would complain about her life, too, so the person would feel she could understand them and they wouldn’t feel...
Join Me for a 21 Day Fast from Negative Words!

Join Me for a 21 Day Fast from Negative Words!

Photo by israel palacio on Unsplash If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person’s religion is worthless. James 1:26 A woman inspired me with her story earlier this week. I’d love to invite us ALL to...
Busting the Marriage Myth -“If I Get Married, I’ll Never Feel Lonely Again”

Busting the Marriage Myth -“If I Get Married, I’ll Never Feel Lonely Again”

Photo by Alex Ivashenko on Unsplash Many singles think that if they could only be married, they would never feel lonely again. They would always feel loved, wanted, and cherished. I know I thought these things before I got married almost 25 years ago. Marriage can...