"I don't think God wants us to live a miserable life; I think that he wants his followers to be happy..." This is a statement that we hear all too often. There seems to be this idea in modern Christianity that Holiness = Happiness, but I want to challenge that idea. The Bible directly tells … Continue reading Does Holiness Equal Happiness?
"And I want women to be modest in their appearance. They should wear decent and appropriate clothing and not draw attention to themselves by the way they fix their hair or by wearing gold or pearls or expensive clothes. For women who claim to be devoted to God should make themselves attractive by the good things they … Continue reading The Heart of Modesty: Modesty in Action
Recently, I've been on the cusp of making some big decisions about Unfading Beauty Ministries. Everything ranging from projects to events and writing and everything in between. Making decisions has never been my strong suit. What I mean by that is, I am an incredibly indecisive individual. So, when I make up my mind to … Continue reading When the Devil Tries To Take You Down
Lately, I've been noticing a lot of changes in me. More specifically, changes in my heart's desires. Recently, I had a very part-time, very temporary job as a cook/dishwasher at local diner. On my second last day, I had a thought that came out of nowhere, "I think I'm ready to be okay with the idea … Continue reading What Do You Do When God Changes The Desires of Your Heart?
One of my most favorite things to do in my down-time is grab a bowl of popcorn and watch a chick-flick. I mean, who doesn't like a good ole romance about a damsel in distress being swept off her feet by a knight and shining armor? Or, even better yet, the damsel saving the knight!? … Continue reading Willingly Watching the Glorification of Cheating