Relating to the whole of something or to the total system instead of just its parts

Encouragement

Let’s Talk Spanking

Let’s Talk Spanking

Did you know, spanking was used in the Catholic Church to spank sin out of women after confessions? This was a practice that happened centuries ago, but somehow we’ve adapted spanking to everyday domestic use. I grew up getting spankings and like a lot of […]

Golden Rule

Golden Rule

So you say you’re a Christian. So you say you love thy neighbor. So you say you follow God’s commandments. Does that make you a Christian? What does it mean to be a real Christian? Does it mean you read your bible everyday? Does it […]

Drive by Faith

Drive by Faith

It’s amazing how God can speak to you through any situation. When you’re just going about your day and BAM there’s a message. Well, that’s been happening to me a lot lately. Sometimes the messages are pretty simple, like this one… Today, I was driving […]

Let Bygones be Bygones…

Let Bygones be Bygones…

Forgive, you say.   Easier said than done.   As a child it was always easy. You apologized and went back to playing.    Genuinely having child like faith can seem like a gift that not everyone receives…   When did forgiving become so hard. When […]

Just One Touch

Just One Touch

One night, my baby girl let out a loud screech. All I did was touch her and she immediately stopped. Sometimes all it takes is her seeing me, and sometimes she needs me to pick her up and soothe her. In that moment I thought […]

Sitting on Fat

Sitting on Fat

The struggle of knowing you can do more than you’re doing. To know there’s more in you but you’re not sure exactly how to pull it out. The struggle of feeling useless even though you know you’re extremely valuable. To know you have so much […]

PrinCESS of Genovia

PrinCESS of Genovia

We all know that line. PrinCESS of Genovia, from Princess Diaries. One of my favorite movies. I can literally quote the entire movie. Let’s break it down. We have a teenage girl. She’s considered an “ugly duckling”. No one knows her. She’s teased and even […]

Out of Data

Out of Data

Facbook, Youtube, Instagram, Google. Searching one thing after the other. THEN you get that notification saying you are almost out of data, and only then do you become mindful of what you’re searching. Only searching and watching things that are important. No one knows when […]

#truthspeaker

#truthspeaker

As Christians and folllwers of Christ, we absolutely cannot be people pleasers. I know we want to say nice things and we want to always show kindness and love, but we can’t base our actions and words on others. We can’t be wishy washy. We […]