Missionaries are an inspiring group of individuals. There are countless tales of men and women who sacrificed all worldly comforts for the sake of ministry. They’ve experienced heartache that very few of us can imagine. Perils and enemy threats have pursued them in hopes of dashing out the light that they carry. Yet these brave…… Continue reading Tales of a Non-Missionary Missionary
By Becca: I have had the privilege of being a missionary kid and also have been on four short-term missions trips. Two of these have even taken me out of the country. Although my family wasn’t on the field that long, our time in Haiti taught me so much! Every time I come home from…… Continue reading Things I Have Learned on the Mission Field
“And we ask that you would be with the missionaries serving on the field.” My grandfather always inserts this in every prayer before saying amen. He probably doesn’t know the amount of impact that it had on me as a little girl. I have been blessed beyond measure to be raised in a family that…… Continue reading My Loaves and Fishes
The month of June is all about expectations. The expectations others place on you as well as the expectations you have for the world. I am going to be completely transparent right now. I expected to be I am going to be completely transparent right now. I expected to be able to sit down and write this…… Continue reading Expectations
Modesty. It’s an issue that is thousands of years old, yet we still don’t have everything figured out. After all, it’s a touchy subject for many people. Countless ladies have their opinion on what modesty should and shouldn’t be. It’s a complicated business and a very worthwhile one at that. However, in this elaborate maze,…… Continue reading Lies about Guys: Modesty Edition
When you’re a modesty cop, you must always be ready to notice and call out any offender! Normally it goes something like this …. I will be at a youth event and look up from my yummy, greasy pizza to see my friend laughing and talking. Little does she know that every time she leans…… Continue reading Confessions of a Modesty Cop
1 Timothy 2:9-10: “In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedeness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array; But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.” I know when you saw this month’s theme you thought to yourself, “Oh man, another article about…… Continue reading What’s in Your Heart’s Closet?