Filters. Are. Everywhere. We can't open any social media platform without seeing a crown of flowers on someone's head with those perfect turquoise eyes and flawless skin. Don't get me wrong-they're fun! I've laughed until I cried playing with filters with my 1 year old niece. I mean come on....look at this face....
Filters make us look flawless to others. It has become an act of bravery to post a photo that says #nofilter-this is the real me.
Let's first define FILTER:
1. Noun-any substance through which liquid or gas is passed to remove impurities or recover solids
Think of an air filter, oil filter in your car, coffee filter, water filter for your drinking water
2. Verb-to act as a filter for; to slow or partially...
SOMEONE, SOMEWHERE IS DEPENDING ON YOU TO BECOME WHO GOD SAYS YOU ARE.
Sweet sister-it's so true. There is something your Father has placed in you (and only you) that this world needs.
*Insert all the "too's".....
But I'm too:
Can I lovingly tell you something? It's not just about YOU. What is in you is there for someone else too. When God revealed this to me, it changed everything. I realized how selfish I was being with all that God has placed in me. Here I was critiquing every single thing the creator of the universe purposely placed inside of me. Wishing I was less this and more that.
Think of a child who spends all day painting a picture, then presents it to you wi...
In the last few days, I have had 3 of my closest friends and family come to me suffering from anxiety-none of them knowing I had suffered so many times in my life with anxiety and it's awful attacks. There are few things that make my heart ache more than for one of God's beloved to suffer from this life stealing condition. I knew that it was time to stop holding in my testimony and help them (and all of you) finally free from anxiety. Once and for all.
SO WHAT IS ANXIETY?
Many times, we equate it to fear. However, its root is completely different.
FEAR=response to a real or immediate threat
ANXIETY=expectation of future threat
Here I am soaked in sweat, shaking, unable to sleep, speak, function in the world over...