My Inner Critic

It wasn’t until I was in my 30’s that I realized that I did not truly believe the many promises and truths of who I am in Christ. Sure, I heard many of them growing up, “God loves you,” “You are precious,” “You are God’s child.” But it was nothing more than knowledge retained in my head; it never connected with my heart, and I had no clue what it meant for my life or how to put it into practice. Instead, there was a deeper voice, offering constant commentary: “You’re selfish,” “You’re lazy,” “You need to do more…be more,”...

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His Girl

Several times in Scripture, God calls us “the girl of his eyes” (the Spanish translation of “the apple of my eye”). What comes to mind is a God who loves me, protects me, cares for me. Of all his creation, I am his greatest treasure and he is proud of me.

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