Category: insecurity

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Thursday 2nd March 2017

For the Days When You Totally Feel Like the Uncool Kid Again

For the Days When You Totally Feel Like the Uncool Kid Again

“We don’t think you’re the right fit for us.” I had hung up the phone hours earlier, but those words kept ringing in my ears. It didn’t matter that the woman on the other end of the line used a gentle tone. It didn’t matter that she had some really nice things to say about […]

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Tuesday 15th November 2016

Raising Confident Kids in an Approval-Seeking World (Book Giveaway!)

Raising Confident Kids in an Approval-Seeking World (Book Giveaway!)

Friends, I am so excited to have Kari Kampakis on the blog today. She’s an advocate for teen girls and has dedicated so much of her life helping them get in touch with their truest identity. Today, we celebrate the release of her latest book, Liked: Who’s Approval Are You Living ...

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Tuesday 19th January 2016

What’s Broken is Not Beyond Repair — #TellHisStory

What's Broken is Not Beyond Repair -- #TellHisStory

One of the things that irritates me most is my tendency to suffer from spiritual regression. If you see me talking about “re-remembering what I re-forgot,” you know that I’m recovering, once again, from spiritual regression. It happened again the other day when, in a group of ...

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Tuesday 10th November 2015

You Have Worth — #TellHisStory

Jesus is the answer.

  You Have Worth By Linda Kuhar “You have a mass behind your heart. We need to do a CAT right now to find out what else is going on.” I get chills thinking about those fearful words the doctor spoke to me six years ago. My husband, nine-year-old daughter and I were still grieving from […]

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Monday 19th October 2015

The Best Seat in the House — #TellHisStory

The Best Seat in the House -- #TellHisStory

The Best Seat in the House By Heather Holleman A single verb in scripture changed everything about me. In Ephesians 2:6, Paul writes, “And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus.” I read this and kept repeating that verb seated. How could Paul ...

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Thursday 8th October 2015

When A Bodybuilding Challenge Ruins Your Image

God's love is unfailing

When A Bodybuilding Challenge Ruins Your Image By Rachel Britz A few years ago my husband came to me with an idea. He was looking for permission, really. For his 40th birthday he wanted to challenge himself to a total body transformation and partake in the regiment, work out, and diet of a ...

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Saturday 29th August 2015

The One Phrase We All Need To Eliminate From Our Vocabulary

The One Phrase We All Need To Eliminate From Our Vocabulary

In the body of Christ, do you ever feel like an eyelash or a toenail, while your friends are biceps or legs? That’s what it was like for my friend, who serves as a school janitor. Exhausted from the extra work, she called me the other day, wondering what worth her work held. To her, it ...

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Tuesday 9th June 2015

#TellHisStory: The First Step To Authentic Friendship

#TellHisStory: The First Step To Authentic Friendship

She had a choice to make. The girl had brought her “lovie” to our house for a sleepover we hosted in honor of our youngest daughter’s birthday. But that girl’s lovie was still hiding in her duffel bag. Her choice: Would she unpack her lovie when she needed it, or would ...

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