You know what I love to look at? The clouds. They are fluffy. Sometimes, they look like cotton candy, although I’m 99% positive that they taste nothing like it. They can be so purely white or they can be beautiful hues of orange, purple, pink, etc. Growing up in the countryside of New England, one of my … More Take Time to Look at the Clouds
“If I give Satan an inch, he will take a mile.” Eph. 4:27 “Neither give place to the devil.” Satan loves it when we fall for his traps. He knows what our weaknesses are and meticulously crafts the ultimate trap for us. After talking with God this morning, I still knew Satan was trying … More Not Today Satan
Noah’s Ark. Recently, I watched a video with friends about a gentleman that supposedly found Noah’s Ark years ago, as well as, other Biblical finds. To be honest, watching the video about these different archaeological finds had me skeptical. Who knows if Noah’s Ark has actually been found? Only God knows. We can assume major … More How Big Is Your Faith?
Happy First Day of Summer! If you have a Dairy Queen near you, make sure to grab your free ice cream cone today, if you haven’t already! When I think of summer I think of the beach, smores, lightning bugs, warm weather, being carefree, etc. I loved summer growing up in New England. My family … More Showing Up this Summer
It’s amazing how we can let fear cripple us. When I began following Hearts of Gold Magazine on Instagram, I thought that there was no way that my writing would ever be good enough for them to want or use. Thankfully, they seem to like the words that God has given me to write because they … More Be the Change – Guest Post
“It’s raining. It’s pouring. The old man is snoring…” This morning, as the rain was sprinkling, I headed to my car with my umbrella in my hand, but the umbrella wasn’t open. It was just sprinkling and I walk fast, so I didn’t think I really needed an umbrella for the short walk. I might have … More Open Your Umbrella
I’m scared. A friend is in the military and in about a month, he will find out if he will be going to a potentially unsafe place for awhile. My friend is hoping and praying that if it’s God’s will, he will go. He asked me to pray multiple times. While I have been praying, I’m also scared … More What If?
In October, it will be five years ago that I left all that I knew in New England and moved to TN. To say that first year was hard would be an understatement. My first apartment saw many tears. I didn’t feel brave. I felt the furthest thing from it. God used that time to … More Oh, So Lonely…God Where Are You?
Kindness. Love. Helpful. Encouraging. When was the last time someone was kind or helpful towards you? Can you pinpoint an exact instance recently? Have you showed kindness and love to those around you lately? Depending on the situation, it can be easy to try and justify why we don’t have to smile at everyone … More Kindness Confetti
STOP! Stop what you are doing right now. Stop scrolling through everyone’s highlight reel. Stop comparing your certain situation to other’s accomplishments. Why torture yourself, when you know it won’t do you any good? Put the phone down and live life. Embrace the moments that leave you in awe, embrace the moments that make you … More Stop!