The Exercise That Opened My Eyes to White Privilege

I used to be what I would consider "white privilege neutral." I believed it existed, but I unknowingly had the wrong definition in my head. I thought that white privilege was class exclusive, and that it was really only financially pertinent. ...more
MyJennarocity Thank you for such a well-thought out review!  I've heard several people say now ...more

Same-Sex Marriage: Why Everybody's Right ... and Wrong

Lines have been drawn, the symbolic moral high road taken, and the demands for social acceptance...um... demanded in the latest showdown between Christians and homosexuals in the War on Marriage/ Battle for Marriage Equality. (It all depends on which side of the fence you're on. But everyone seems to agree that they are engaged in combat of some sort.)...more
janespringfield Good point.  And "Dresses for Jesus" is kind of catchy.  And I would definitely ...more

10 Lessons I Have Learned About Life…

This year I have become more insightful and understanding of my past, which I will share soon. I have learned in order to be truly happy with yourself, you must first accept everything about YOU and retrain your mind to think positive thoughts rather than negative thoughts. From observing different situations and life lessons I’ve been through, I have come up with a list to guide me how to live my life....more
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Being A Grown-Up Stinks

I mean that in the nicest possible way, of course. Remember when we were kids, and we couldn't wait to grow up? "I'll do what I want and you can't make me go to bed (or eat my vegetables, or clean my room...)!"Well, this being a grown-up has its moments, all right. I mean, I DO occasionally eat ice cream for supper, and I have been known to stay up reading or playing a game until even I realized I was being stupid....more

Yes, There Are Woman Atheists! 15 Famous Female Atheists

We hear a lot about how “white men are the face of atheism” and “why women don’t subscribe to atheism” and shit.  Truth is, there are plenty of women who are atheists, even ones in the spotlight.  People just don’t listen to them. Kinda the story of our lives, as women. Here are 15 famous women who are self-professed atheists: 1. Julianne Moore ...more

Frequently Abiding In THe Lord leads to the destruction of False Evidence Appearing Real..

Based on my research I believe Zig Ziglar coined the phrase False Evidence Appearing Real & I have heard Joyce Meyer use it as well. It is a great acronym and fits perfectly with this latest entry. When we stop to think about it most of our fears are exactly that false evidence appearing real. However can feel very real because they may be rooted in a little bit of truth or what has ...more

What Do You Want?

When I look at the moon and the stars twinkling above, the tiny lights remind me that He is near.  There is no space between us.  When I look at the sun’s rays beaming through clouds in the morning, the streams of light speak of His power.  His hands are able to move all things in the direction of His will.  When I see still water reflecting the skies, I think of His peace.  He is never impatient and always on time.  Sometimes when I breathe, I see that He is right there giving me air.  He is our life line....more

7 Quick Spiritual Gardening Takes

Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden.  Robert Brault One is nearer God’s heart in a gardenthan anywhere else on earth. by Dorothy Frances Gurney...more

Middle School: The Devil's Playground

A beautiful older teen girl recently referred to Middle School as “the Devil’s playground”. And although her statement was meant for insight and truth, those very words instantly grew long claws with jagged edges and sharp spears that scraped the very flesh of my heart, leaving it raw and bloody.It got me.The Devil’s Playground. And she went on to say that middle school is where you learn about EVERYTHING. Others nodded in agreement with that collective moan.Oh God....more

Psalm 37:25 “I have never seen the righteous forsaken nor his seed begging bread.” Trust God. He Knows What He’s Doing

A journey is like pockets of carefully calculated air we breathe. We meet with crossroads of uncertainty, never knowing where it will lead. It’s all in God’s timing indeed....more

Join Me – I’m Dressed in Red Today; Covered by the Blood of Jesus!

I’m dressed in red today. On fire for the Lord; covered by the blood of Jesus. God, you can do anything but fail. Your purpose will prevail....more

Understanding and forgiving my family

It took me a long time to forgive my family for the hurt and pain I faced in my childhood. There were times when I wasn’t sure I would able to get past certain things, but God has a way of healing that is beyond anything this world or a pill could ever offer.For so long I was focused on my own pain and couldn’t even think about looking at theirs. But over time, as God brought more healing in my life, I began to be able to put myself into their shoes....more