Inner Strength

As Beloved Children

Yesterday, I saw an endearing video. A woman was exercising, and her young daughter was following along. The child, let’s call her Lucy, appeared to be around three years old. As Mom finished a movement and prepared for the next exercise, so did Lucy. Mom positioned a large dumbbell on its side and, watching closely,… Continue reading As Beloved Children

Inner Strength

Someone’s Into You

Someone’s into you—and not just ANY someone, THE someone. The someone Who constantly thinks about you, Who wants to hold you, walk with you, talk with you, and share in every moment with you. This someone knows everything about you. He knows your darkest secrets, your insecurities, and your struggles. While knowing, His love never… Continue reading Someone’s Into You

Caitlin's Corner

Workplace Confrontation

In the workplace, or at home, we may not always understand the decisions of others. Perhaps we find ourselves starting to wonder, “What was he or she thinking?” Instead of getting caught in negativity, extend grace. Be loving, even in situations we might not understand. By acting from a place of love, we keep our… Continue reading Workplace Confrontation

Inner Strength

Burning Rubber & Saving Grace

I once heard someone use an analogy like the following to explain grace. Imagine you’re driving down a country road. Noticing nobody else around, you stomp on the gas pedal and start burning rubber, eager to arrive at your destination. After several minutes, you hear the alarming sound of sirens as flashing lights appear in… Continue reading Burning Rubber & Saving Grace

Caitlin's Corner

The Heart of Communication

Effective communication can be tricky. When I worked as an office manager, there'd be days that I'd find myself replaying conversations in my head. I'd wonder, "Did I handle that well? Did I say the right thing, or should I have said 'X' instead? Was I right to have that tough conversation with that person,… Continue reading The Heart of Communication

Inner Strength

No Greater Love

Today is Good Friday, the day we remember Jesus’ incredible act of unconditional love. Hopefully, we allow His presence to live in our hearts every day, and never forget the sacrifice Jesus made.   What Was the Problem? Sin. In the beginning, God created the world. He made man (Adam) and put him in the… Continue reading No Greater Love