How to Go the Way God Leads When He Says So

How to Go the Way God Leads When He Says So

By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to the place which he would receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going. Hebrews 11:8 Have you ever been called to go somewhere like Abraham? Without knowing where you were going? I used to wonder how that would work now. Because Abraham…

Is Your Life Falling Apart or Falling Into Place?

Is Your Life Falling Apart or Falling Into Place?

I was pushed hard, so that I was falling, but the Lord helped me. The Lord is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation. Psalm 118:13-14 One night, not many months ago, I got up to close the bedroom door that led to an outdoor sitting area. I usually sleep with a door or window cracked to keep the…

How to Exercise in the Kitchen Like Martha … God’s Way

How to Exercise in the Kitchen Like Martha … God’s Way

“As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister called Mary,who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. She came to him and asked, “Lord, don’t you care that my…

Why Rest is the Best Exercise You Need to Be Doing

Why Rest is the Best Exercise You Need to Be Doing

“Come unto me all who are weary and burdened and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Sometimes we have seasons of rest by choice. Vacations. holidays. weekends. sleeping in. Other times, we are given seasons of rest that we don’t necessarily enjoy such as illness, injury, a job loss, or just not knowing where God is leading. Lately my life…

How to Exercise Like It’s 1875 … God’s Way

How to Exercise Like It’s 1875 … God’s Way

I’ve always loved the idea of exercise. It’s no wonder, really, since I grew up with a home video selection that included Jane Fonda, accompanied my mom to her aerobics class before I was old enough for school, had the “Get in Shape,Girl” ribbon on a stick, and had both the Sesame Street and Barbie exercise records.     But the…

10 Super Sneaky Ways to Do Your Postural Exercises

10 Super Sneaky Ways to Do Your Postural Exercises

We’ve talked a lot about the importance of posture, moving the way God designed, and how it can affect your health. Now let’s get practical and introduce some “corrective” exercises in order to undo any *ahem* not-so-perfect posture habits we may have learned over the years.   Since I’ve been a little busy moving (due to mold) and resting (due…

What Happened to the Importance of Posture?

What Happened to the Importance of Posture?

“Sit up straight. Shoulders back. Chest up. Good posture.”   How many of us have heard this or something similar before? Though I don’t ever remember being taught good posture or particularly being fussed at over it, I do remember my grandparents being proud of their good posture as they aged.   And it said something about them. That they were…

How Can Being Like Clay Shape Your Life?

How Can Being Like Clay Shape Your Life?

Do remember back in the day when they had those little 25¢ toy dispenser machines at the grocery store? Sometimes when my mom and I were done grocery shopping, she’d treat me to a little container of what I called “slime” from one of those machines. There was something about that slimy stuff that I loved! And even though it dried out…