Introspection Archive

Journaling Lessons Learned from Teens

Journaling Can Benefit All Ages I had the honor and privilege of speaking into the lives of a few budding teens this month through a series of Journaling Workshops. I have conducted several journaling workshops over the past few years at my local library.  It has given me an opportunity to share the importance of

What is Your Emotional Legacy?

Will your emotional outbursts be the legacy that you leave for your children? The impact of our emotional outbursts have far-reaching consequences, far more than we may realize. While God’s word offers many directives that are there for us to seek out and explore, I refer to them ever so gently as requests, or suggestions

Your Decision to Give Up Power Is Costing You

The decision to turn your power over to someone else is a costly one. Let me show you how to take it back! We don’t intentionally make the decision to hand our power over to someone else, but many of us do it and without even realizing it.  Let me give you an example: The other

What Does Long Suffering Mean to You?

As I partake of my spiritual nourishment this morning in God’s Word through the book of Ezra, the Holy Spirit is reminding me of long-suffering.  Then, oh goodness, I felt a blog post coming on. What does Long Suffering mean to you?  There have been many examples of long suffering throughout the Bible– long periods

What are you doing with YOUR Freedom? Reflections from “12 Years a Slave”

If you have yet to see this movie, you may want to add it to your list of movies worth viewing.  No matter your ethnicity, this movie highlights the harsh realities of slavery and the horrific results of not only physical abuse amongst a race, but the mental incarceration forced upon them as a whole.