Life getting the better of you these days? It’s time to take back the reins from stress, the gentle way.
Sometimes we try to sanitize the parts of our story we worry others won’t like. Today, I’m digging up a little spring dirt with freedom and joy. This time, regarding my experience with “eastern philosophies” that were a big part of my Christian healing journey.
Have you ever wondered why love is just so painfully hard to get … and hang onto? Or have you ever wondered why that, no matter what you do, your romantic, family and friend relationships seem to be full of suffering? Could it be that you’re meant for something more in your relationship or community … Continue reading MINI-WORKSHOP: Identify the Roots of Your Love Blocks
Have you ever wondered why money is just so darn hard to get ... and hang onto? Or have you ever wondered why that, no matter what you do, the highest-earning days of your life seem to be behind you? Could it be that there’s something more going on in your financial life than Just … Continue reading MINI-WORKSHOP: Identify the Roots of Your Financial Blocks
2020 has been dubbed a year of breakthrough. No matter what community, group, church, or faith you belong to ... you’ve probably heard at least one person proclaiming this is a breakout year. Or a special year. Or a double portion year. Or any one of a number of other wonderful-sounding things. Maybe you’ve even … Continue reading Your Breakthrough Is Closer Than You Think—And Here’s Why
You know the feeling all too well. You’ve got a day off, and you’ve committed to yourself that you will make significant progress on your big creative project. Or finally finish the website for your business.Or revamp your eHarmony profile. But somehow... the end of the day comes... and you still haven’t done what you … Continue reading Stop Procrastinating On Your Big Dream
“Refuse to worry about tomorrow, but deal with each challenge that comes your way, one day at a time. Tomorrow will take care of itself.” —Matthew 6:34 TPT “To offer no resistance to life is to be in a state of grace, ease, and lightness. This state is then no longer dependent upon things being … Continue reading The Gift of Discomfort: Receiving Your Present (Moment) with Joy
“We cannot live in a world that is not our own, in a world that is interpreted for us by others. An interpreted world is not a home. Part of the terror is to take back our own listening, to use our own voice, to see our own light.” - Hildegard of Bingen Lately I've … Continue reading Embrace the Terror, Turn the Key: Conquering Fear to Find Your Voice
There are times on my journey that I learn uncomfortable lessons. These are the lessons I'm grateful for after I go through them but really would love to trade in for a refund while I'm in the midst of the experience. This is one such time in my life right now. Thankfully, God does not … Continue reading Nestle… or Wrestle? (The Surprising Gift of Deliberate Helplessness)
I started covering my head full-time in public in April 2019.Here in Dubai, it's not uncommon to see a woman covering--but to see an American girl cover who's not also Muslim is a bit of an anomaly. Most people think I'm either crazy. Or from Lebanon. Or from Persia. All incorrect guesses--except for the first … Continue reading What Happened When I Started Covering My Head