our home

We can spend more time asking questions than listening to God’s answers. A tendency of self-reliance can make us think we’re in control, “giving” something to God while holding it tight in our fist instead of letting it go. It is not our job to fix everything and everyone. There is peace in letting goContinue reading “our home”

you are not alone

you might feel unseen,not important, invisible,and small but you’re not alone…you are seen, loved, and important I just wanted to say that if you ever have a prayer request, DM me. Prayer is powerful and it’s the best thing a friend (in-person friend or online friend) can do. Tag and remind someone that needs toContinue reading “you are not alone”

do it anyway

Isn’t it ironic howfear of failure iswhat can make us fail? It’s not that we’re not capable. What would you doif you were notafraid to fail? You know your calling,you feel it in your heart,but you’re afraid tokeep moving forward.Do it anyway.God will lead the way. Hugs, Ani

being vulnerable and sharing hope

Thrive & Bloom where you are planted. Today, right where you are, you can make a difference in someone’s life. You can brighten their day and make them feel seen and important. Because they are —as you are too. Being vulnerable and sharing our own struggles can actually empower someone. They know they’re not alone,Continue reading “being vulnerable and sharing hope”

like wildflowers

Each one of us, like a wildflower, is being cared for by the loving rain. God takes care of the wildflowers and gives them rain, soil, and sun. And his love for you is much more than that! He gives you everything you need, and he walks with you through seasons of waiting too. Don’tContinue reading “like wildflowers”

You Never Leave Me

Even when I feel aloneI know you’re with me.When I feel small inthe vast beauty of this earth,you remind me I am alsoyour creation.You see me when I feel unseen,you love me when I feel unworthy,and you carry me through the stormuntil the sunny days are back – and even then you never leave me.Continue reading “You Never Leave Me”

In Control of Your Steps

There’s nothing wrong with making plans and taking steps toward our goals —as long as we don’t forget who holds our future. You are loved by the one who wants (and knows) what’s best for you. Ask & let God direct your path in every step you take. Our future will be brighter if weContinue reading “In Control of Your Steps”

No other labels!

Here is the truth about you… you are treasured (Deuteronmy 7:6) you are beloved (Romans 9:25) you are free (Galatians 5:1) you are redemeed (Ephesians 1:7) you have been (and can be) forgiven (Hebrews 10:17, 1 John 1:9). And those are only a few things I can say! Open His word (the Bible!), read it,Continue reading “No other labels!”