I know better than to borrow tomorrow's grace; however, when I'm feeling stuck in today I often wonder why God isn't talking to me. May you're like me in that I don't like to stay stuck for very long. I am also not the best at resting (yikes, but who is?). The past few months have been sort of weird for me to figure out why God isn't talking to me. It's not like I haven't been seeking God or … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons God Isn’t Talking To You
I don't know why I give so much attention to haters and incorporate their words into my belief system as a deterrent to my joy. Could it be that I have bought into the belief that for every new level there is a new devil? I remember talking about this very same thing with a fellow NavPress author, Bekah DiFelice. The road to becoming self employed was not easy. I never expected my dreams … [Read more...] about Forgive the Haters & Get Your Joy Back!
I waited to share a word that I believe God gave me in Scripture a few months ago because I was scared. One of the benefits to reading through the Bible in a year--is anticipating which Scripture verse God might speak to me. Through each page, chapter and verse--the Holy Spirit illuminates the voice of God and His Truths. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 says, "All Scripture is breathed out by God and … [Read more...] about I am woman hear me war!
[Guest Post - Caite Balderas and I never met in CA although we had mutual friends. It wasn't until we were both living in Austin that we met during those few months Marc and I were there. Crazy how our paths crossed, and that God used me in her life! Read her amazing story below. I love her courage to write her dreams and share them with the world.] About two years ago my mind started spinning … [Read more...] about Obsessing Over God’s Plan
I have some exciting news about Devotional Diva! Almost two years ago, I made the bold decision to shut down Devotional Diva to pursue God's leading. Before I sent out the blog announcing it was ending, I wished someone would step forward and request to take it over. Well. I got an email from Maggie Winterton letting me know her proudest moment was sharing her story of acquaintance rape on … [Read more...] about The New Devotional Diva
This weekend, I had the opportunity to travel back to California. I hadn't been home since we moved last February to Texas. I was incredibly blessed to be there for the release of my client, Lisa K. Spivey's new book Big Girls DO Cry. She worked hard last year to put her heart on paper, and I am so proud of her. Enjoy this except from her book that released on Valentine's Day. Please purchase … [Read more...] about Big Girls DO Cry