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Even If: Remembering that God is Always Faithful, Able, and Mighty

Sometimes it seems that the answer to our long awaited prayer is no. It is important to remember in these times that even if it is no, God is still good. Last night I was driving home from one of many meetings of the day. As I was driving I was listening to a local… Continue reading Even If: Remembering that God is Always Faithful, Able, and Mighty

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Restoration: Allowing The Lord to Heal Our Brokenness with Beauty

When we hand over the broken pieces of our hearts to the Lord, we can expect restoration. We emerge from His mending with even greater beauty and value. A few years ago, I found myself in one of the most lovely places I’ve ever seen: Duck, North Carolina. A tiny barrier island at the northernmost… Continue reading Restoration: Allowing The Lord to Heal Our Brokenness with Beauty

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Dirty: Bringing the Darkness of Trauma into the Light of Hope

The feeling of being dirty can cause us to feel like we are in a sea of darkness. When we are in these times it is important to remember that light is never gone and hope can always be found. We must stand with women who have been through trauma and we must speak out… Continue reading Dirty: Bringing the Darkness of Trauma into the Light of Hope

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Mentor: Teaching Through Intentional Relationships

To mentor is to teach through relationship. It’s having someone to go to with questions, who will be honest. This is the purpose of Oh Lord Help Us.  For most of my life I have loved people, but feared their rejection. When I went into high school I was desperate to fit in. And after… Continue reading Mentor: Teaching Through Intentional Relationships

Devotional · Stay Sane

Balance: Experiencing Healing in Body, Soul, and Spirit

When we seek God’s healing, we find balance in our body, soul, and spirit. He gives us the wisdom for how to achieve this balance long term. I’m in my final week of a six-week dietary reset. It’s been a bit of a battle, but most of the fighting happened before I even began. Before… Continue reading Balance: Experiencing Healing in Body, Soul, and Spirit

Devotional · Stay Sane

Darkness: Stepping Out of the Shadows and Into the Light of Jesus

God invites us to step out of the darkness of our brokenness, and into the light of Jesus. That is where we find freedom, this is where we find healing. Prayer is the believer’s greatest weapon. It is the first line of defense. I was named after the prophetess who recognized Jesus as the Messiah.… Continue reading Darkness: Stepping Out of the Shadows and Into the Light of Jesus

Devotional · Stay Sane

Garbage: Exposing Filthy Sin That Has Been Buried

A lot of garbage is being revealed in the #MeToo movement, both inside and outside of the Church. How are Christian women suppose to respond? I was in my thirties the first time a spiritual leader gravely disappointed me. Perhaps I was blind up to that point or simply naive, or maybe it was a… Continue reading Garbage: Exposing Filthy Sin That Has Been Buried

Devotional · Stay Sane

Forgiveness: Six Things We Can Do When the Pain Lingers

Forgiveness can be extremely hard and the pain feels like it will never subside. What can we do to heal, when the apology never comes? What does the Bible tell us about forgiveness and remorse? Most of us learn about forgiveness and remorse early in life. In my experience, these two lessons work in tandem… Continue reading Forgiveness: Six Things We Can Do When the Pain Lingers