Spiritual Growth

Insights to help guide and develop faith and trust in God.

The Story of Mary and Martha: 6 Inspiring Lessons We Learn
The Story of Mary and Martha: 6 Inspiring Lessons We Learn
The story of Mary and Martha in the Bible is a true tale of two sisters who passionately loved Jesus. I have frequently studied both of these women throughout the past few years and each time I study the story of Mary and Martha I learn something new! At the time of this writing about…
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How to Know God Cares for You and 4 Inspiring Bible Stories about God's Love
How to Know God Cares for You: 4 Inspiring Bible Stories Showing God’s Love
Is it possible to know God cares for you? Yes! You can know God cares for you because He reveals it in His words, life, and love. This should be a short article and I could stop here because that is an extremely comforting revelation. But even when we believe and trust God, life brings…
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Understanding the Joy of the Lord and How it Can Change Your Life
Understanding the Joy of the Lord and How Joy Changes Your Life
Many people think of happiness and joy as the same thing, but they are not.  In this post, I want to dig down and embrace a faith that brings about a state of mind and not just a feeling.  The joy of the Lord is given to those who seek it and accept it and…
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3 Powerful Spiritual Goals and Inspiring Quotes to Grow Your Faith This Year
3 Powerful Spiritual Goals and Inspiring Quotes to Grow Your Faith This Year
Do we really need spiritual goals? Do spiritual goals help us grow closer to God? Do spiritual goals help us grow in our relationships with others? My answer to all three of these questions is yes! When we consider investing time to set spiritual goals, it is important to ask ourselves probing questions. All goals…
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Overcoming Rejection Through Faith
Overcoming Rejection Through Faith
We all want to be loved, valued, and accepted. Rejection can quickly smear one or all three of these desires. Rejection is real but its message is a lie which is why overcoming rejection is so important. You can cover up rejection and act like it doesn’t affect you, but rejection leaves scars and can…
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Finding God in Grief: How to Draw Closer to God While Walking Through Loss
Finding God in Grief: How to Draw Closer to God While Walking Through Loss
Grief is the expression of deep sadness and sorrow. It erupts from the loss of something you value and love. Finding God in grief allows you to freely grieve while holding onto hope and a promise that is bigger than any loss you are experiencing. When you experience grief, God’s presence comforts you regardless of…
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How Does Faith Impact Your Life? 10 Examples of How Faith Changes Everything
How Does Faith Impact Your Life? 10 Examples of How Faith Changes Everything
How does faith impact your life? It changes everything. I have learned from experience, that is not a cliche of false hope; it is the raw truth. Every aspect of your life will be impacted when you incorporate faith into your everyday, ordinary life. Your thoughts, your decisions, and your relationships will all change. As…
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4 Powerful Keys for Overcoming the Sprit of Fear with Faith
4 Powerful Keys for Overcoming the Sprit of Fear with Faith
I have lived with fear most of my life. Even as a young girl, I nursed fears and illogical outcomes on a daily basis. Overcoming the spirit of fear always seemed like a good idea but living free from fear felt unattainable. Fear was my constant companion. -Going to sleep meant overcoming the spirit of…
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What is My Spiritual Gift? 7 Powerful Spiritual Gifts & How to Identify Your Spiritual Gift
What is My Spiritual Gift? 7 Powerful Spiritual Gifts & How to Identify Your Spiritual Gift
Have you wondered, what is my spiritual gift? What does the Bible say about spiritual gifts and why is it important to identify your spiritual gift? When I first learned God offered spiritual gifts the next question was what is my spiritual gift? And then I thought how amazing that the creator of the world…
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Trusting God in Making Decisions and 3 Ways to Make Godly Decisions
Trusting God in Making Decisions and 3 Ways to Make Godly Decisions
 Is it possible to get better at trusting God in making decisions? Does God care about every decision you make? When making decisions, can you learn to release control and believe God will guide you? When making decisions is there more than one choice that could be right? Most of us probably circle around these…
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