Mental health and the church.

LEADERSHIP PODCAST — I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Jordan Berta from The Unspoken Conversation to record a series of podcasts about the topic of mental health…

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Praise in the darkest hour.

When things are going good in our lives and everything seems to be in our favour it’s easy to praise God and thank him for his goodness and faithfulness towards…

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Meet Emily.

GUEST POST — Daring to Accept God’s Invitation I started my dream job at age 24. When my church hired me for administration, it was heaven. To be part of…

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Remember where we came from.

AUDIO MESSAGE — I’m afraid sometimes we take communion out of religious obligation or tradition without stopping to really think about its significance in our lives. When Jesus broke bread…

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Learning to take steps of faith.

If you are a follower of Christ there will come times when you’ll need to trust God and step out into new things.  Whether it’s stepping into a new season…

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You are valuable to God.

This week I had the opportunity to share my story and some encouraging words with the gals over at See Hear Love. It had been a while since someone had…

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Revival starts in the heart.

AUDIO MESSAGE — I came across a quote this week in a book by Jim Cymbala.  He wrote… “Revival comes when people become dissatisfied with what is and yearn deeply…

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Breaking the cycle of sin & shame.

As a young adult, I spent a lot of my time and energy trying to stay in God’s good graces.  Although I had been taught that I was saved by…

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Overcoming fear filled thoughts.

I’m being super honest today about a struggle I’ve had in my life with fearful thoughts. At times, they would spin completely out of control.  I could be just driving…

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Oops… I blew it again.

Just two days after posting a new devotional about making mistakes I had a day yesterday where I felt like I just totally blew it again. I woke up this…

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I am Love.

AUDIO MESSAGE — We’ve all been exposed to broken and defiled ideas of love from the broken world we live in.   Whether it was through our childhood home life, dating…

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When God speaks to us.

AUDIO MESSAGE — As a little girl growing up in the church I would hear people say that God had spoken to them.  I wondered what that would be like……

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Finding Purpose teaching series.

Deep inside every human heart, there is a longing for purpose.  We want to know that our life matters but we also want to be part of a greater narrative….

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What’s your word for the year?

Grateful? Disciplined? Generous? Patient? What’s your word for this year? I’m not really into making resolutions or setting goals… not that there’s anything wrong with that. But as a new…

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Pursue peace relentlessly.

Relationships are messy and complicated. As long as we live there will always be people who hurt us with words and actions. Naturally, when we are hurt, it makes it…

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