The guys in your life have intrinsic value. Not only them, but so do you! Because we were all created in God's image, the way we communicate with each other is a big deal! The young men in our lives have intrinsic value apart from us and anything we can give them. In part 1 … Continue reading Communicating With Guys: Part 2
"Your value doesn't decrease based on someone's inability to see your worth." ~Unknown One of the biggest things we look for, in life, is value. We want people to love and accept us. We want them to treat us with respect and care. Last week, we talked about texting guys. I choose not to text … Continue reading Communicating With Guys: Part 1
It's been a long and exhausting day. By the time you arrive home, it's getting late and you're tired! You enter your bedroom to settle in with a cozy blanket and a few chapters of a good book. You glance from wall to wall. They stare back at you with blankness. Truth be told, your … Continue reading 3 Creative Ways to Make Your Bedroom More Encouraging and Inviting
"Be honest with the reality of your relationship. Don't ignore your concerns and expect them to go away. Acknowledge the red flags for what they truly are." (Love Defined page 201). It's week 4 of our summer book club and, so far, we've covered... Hollywood's version of romance vs. God's design for love. How to … Continue reading What Should I be Aware of in a Current or Future Relationship?
Guest Post by Kierstin Matlock We all want to get to know our friends better. We all want to be a better friend to those around us. What better time to do that than with simple, fun summer activities! Here are 10 fun ways to strengthen your friendships! 1. Go hang out at your local … Continue reading 10 Fun Ways to Strengthen Your Friendships
Life is full of choices. Should you go right or left? Talk to him or her? Read this book or that book? We end up settling for, what seems to be, the better option. Half the year has gone by and it won't be long before school starts back up again. Why not dive into … Continue reading 5 Christian Books to Get on Your Shelf This Year
"Trusting God is one of the simplest but most difficult concepts to live out. " (Love Defined page 120) Let's face it. We're all growing up. Some are starting college. Others are getting new jobs. Many of our childhood friends are even entering romantic relationships. Where does that leave us single girls? How can we … Continue reading Trusting God and Thriving as a Single Girl
Guest Post by Grace Maples I put my blouse on and looked in the mirror. Why was I wearing this? This wasn’t me. I wanted to be loved more by those around me, and I was compromising who God had made me to be. I took it off and put my t-shirt back on. Do … Continue reading You Were Born to Stand Out
Guest Post by Caitlyn M. “Some girls like to chase boys. I like to boss them.” I saw this quote on a bumper sticker one day, and it reminded me of the feminist mindset that is so prevalent in the world today. These words could easily be the slogan of many girls today, who embrace … Continue reading Does Feminism Equal Confidence?
"...talking to the moon, trying to get to you..." "...I'm gonna stand by you, even if we can't find heaven..." "...I'm in love with the shape of you..." These popular songs are top hits on secular radio stations. They're catchy and easy to learn. And, of course, everyone's singing them. Many people...let me re-phrase that. … Continue reading Should Christian Girls Listen to Secular Music?