Blessings: Make Your Requests to God Specific

Blessings: Make Your Requests to God Specific

A while ago, a friend of mine reminded me to be specific when I prayed. I was used to praying general prayers. “God, help me get a job to pay my bills. Help me to pay for my travels.” But prayers that are not specific are not only useless, they are...
Rejection is God’s Protection

Rejection is God’s Protection

Have you ever gotten played so much that you thought maybe you had a problem? Maybe you weren’t funny¬†enough or attractive enough or talented enough. Maybe that’s why time and time again, you’ve received nothing but rejection? I read an article...
How to Write a Thoughtful Thank You Note

How to Write a Thoughtful Thank You Note

When you’re on an arduous journey, it can definitely feel like you’re all alone without anyone to guide you. It’s amazing how many people are willing to help you once you open up and discuss what you’re going through. I’ve been blessed...
Tell the Story That Lives Inside of You

Tell the Story That Lives Inside of You

As the clock struck twelve one month ago, I got on my knees and recited¬†a prayer of gratitude to my God. At first, I didn’t know what to say. I felt like I owed Him a deep and reflective conversation. Over and over again, I emphatically whispered thank you until...