A Constant Battle: 5 Tips

Our minds are in a constant battle. We are constantly fighting to determine what's real, what's right, and what's true.  We are constantly faced with situations and decisions, while our minds face the fight to figure things out.  Here are 5 tips to consider as you battle: 1. Our battle is not against flesh and…

Making Spirit-Led Decisions

Everyday we are faced with decisions.  Today we are living with the results of previous decisions that we've made- both good and bad ones.  As we grow in Christ, we must grow in our ability to make Spirit-led decisions. When we don't rely on the Spirit to make decisions, we mostly rely on emotions and…

MARGO: What’s Going On?

Hey ya'll!   So much has been going on that I haven't been able to blog as much as I'd like, but that leads me to point #1 of what's been going on: 1. Prioritizing.  Right now the Lord is teaching me so much.  One of my major focus areas at the moment is PLANNING.…

It’s not personal, it’s spiritual

The closer we walk with God, the more our decisions become spiritual as opposed to personal. We don't take offenses personal because we realize it's a spiritual thing.  We're not lost all in our feelings because we know it's a spiritual thing.  We're not devastated when people hurt us because again we understand it's a…

What are you doing in 2016?

As we've started a new year, we should all take time to reflect.  We should reflect on the previous year- what went well, what we learned, what we accomplished?  We should also spend time reflecting on what we want out of 2016.  Certainly you don't want to just stay the same.  Do you?? If we…

15 Lessons From 2015

1. If you don't quit, you can.  I got pregnant my final year of college & I know many doubted me.  Momentarily I did, myself.  But I didn't quit and I did it.  I gave birth to Keziah via c-section on April 1st and was back in class (in the front row) a week later.…

LIFE: My Friends Encourage Me

Wow.  I've had conversations with two FRIENDS today and I feel moved to write.  The reason I capitalized FRIENDS  is because they are true friends and I have very few friends. The funny thing is I don't talk to these friends on a daily basis.  We actually go long periods without talking at all.  But…