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Finding Wisdom in an Unwise World

The world offers no lack of advice. When we need guidance, we can turn to self-help books on nearly any subject. We can find YouTube videos, blog posts, TedTalks, and tweets full of advice. Sometimes this advice is contradictory. Other times, it is simply wrong. As Christians, we are called to be wise. In this …

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Thorns of Suffering in the Life of a Rose

The day Adam and Eve sinned, they were marked with a curse of hardship, thorns, and death. And this curse spread to each of us… Have you wondered why Christians suffer? If Christ rescued us from sin’s curse, why do we still experience pain and hardship? In part one of this article series, The Curse …

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You Don’t Have To Finish Healing Today

“It’s going to be a long process,” my friend repeated yet again. I took a shaky breath. “Long process . . . what fun to look forward to.” Sarcasm. “But at least it’s okay that I’m not okay.” The thing is, I want to be okay already. It was nice to be hugged and have …

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The Wilting Rose Project

Let God’s Love Define Your Life

An angry Facebook post. Teenage drama that leads to a week long argument. A riot in the streets of your city. Complete strangers taking out their anger on people they don’t even know.  The world is so full of anger today. From our phone screens to the streets of our hometown, it’s impossible to escape …

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You Are A Daughter Of The King

Have you ever sat down and thought, “Hey… I’m a Princess!” It’s true! As a daughter of the King, you’re a Princess, adopted into the royal family of God.  But what does it actually mean to be a Christian Princess? Are you a princess? Many of you are already Christians and know you’ve been adopted. …

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Thorns of Sin in the Life of a Rose

Once I wondered if we could really be free from sin in heaven. It seemed too good to be true.  Have you ever asked yourself why you couldn’t be perfect right now? I have. It is so frustrating to keep doing the sins that you hate! Why do Christians still sin? Did God make a …

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You Are Small. Let Love Be Enough.

You are small. Does that scare you? You are small, my dear,and the sky is not everything.Beyond it are starsbeyond thatthe Love that holds it alltogether. You are small: you do not have to be big enough to hold everyone’s sorrow in a moment. Let Love be enough. You Do Not Have To Hold It …

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Becoming A Woman of Prayer

Have you ever fallen asleep praying?  Recently, my soul has been craving prayer, something that has become all too non-existent in my day-to-day life.  We all face days where we are desperate to hear God’s voice and to spend time in His presence via prayer yet become flustered at the thought of it or, when …

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You Are An Example

Little children love to mimic others. Whether it’s a sibling, friend, or parent, they’re always observing and copying the behaviors of those around them. This can be both a curse and a blessing. Sometimes it encourages them to help us do chores around the house, while at other times they pick up on our bad …

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