Faith + Me

The Benefits of Actually Knowing God’s Word

Recently I threw out a question on Facebook: “Why do you read the Bible? What’s your motivation?” I must admit, I was a bit surprised at the outpouring of enthusiastic responses. If you’ve ever thought the Bible had nothing to say to you personally, read […]

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How to Manage Doubtful Thoughts

My confidence suffered a hefty blow! An event I was scheduled to speak at cancelled. Though their reasons had nothing to do with me, I found my heart sinking down into the pit of self-​​​​doubt. Ever been there? It’s a slimy mess of muck […]

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Healing Where it Hurts: 3 Pieces of Advice

As a life coach who has coached over 1,000 people in over 10 countries, one of the most often asked questions is: “How can I heal?” From teens to women old enough to be my grandmother, most of my coaching calls include […]

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Only 10% of Your Beauty Is on the Outside

“Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?”  Most of us know this quote from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This popular fairytale tells the story of a woman who defines her beauty by her image in […]

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Beautiful Feet: The Spa-​​less Secret

My husband and I entered our home upon our return from a three-​​​​week missions trip to Asia. I immediately removed my favorite leather sandals and parked them near the door. “These need a disinfectant sole scrub,” I said. “There’s no way I’m wearing them into […]

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Our Greatest Gift to God

“I need you to clean your room, please.” Simple enough, right? Well, not so much with a teenager. I asked my daughter to clean her room a while ago, but instead she decided to walk the dog, make cookies, and empty the […]

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