• Fall 2018,  Five Minute Friday,  FMF 31-Day Challenge 2018

    Day 19: Who Are You?

    This post was written for the weekly Five Minute Friday blog linkup. Each week, writers respond to a one-word prompt by writing for five minutes, then share their unedited writing with each other. Click here to join the fun! This week’s prompt: Who. We’ve already had why, how, and when as prompts this month, and now we have who! Who are you? What defines you? Is it your hobbies, your relationships, your occupation, your personality type, your religion? Do you know who you are in Christ? If we seek to know who God is, we will gain a better understanding of who we are in light of that. Learn about His…

  • Five Minute Friday,  Summer 2018

    You Are Loved

    This post was written for the weekly Five Minute Friday blog linkup. Each week, writers respond to a one-word prompt by writing for five minutes, then share their unedited writing with each other. Click here to join the fun! This week’s prompt: Loved. Loved. You are loved. The Master of the universe cares intensely about you. He pursues you relentlessly, longing to romance your lonely heart. You matter. You are valuable. You are a masterpiece, a work of art in the hands of the great Artist, a story flowing from the pen of the Author of life. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise—your Maker loves you deeply, beyond the bounds of…

  • Five Minute Friday,  Summer 2018

    Discovering Womanhood

    This post was written for the weekly Five Minute Friday blog linkup. Each week, writers respond to a one-word prompt by writing for five minutes, then share their unedited writing with each other. Click here to join the fun! This week’s prompt: Woman. “Woman: an adult female person.” (Dictionary.com) This label has legally applied to me for less than a year, so I’m still discovering what it means. Entering adulthood, I have many questions about what my role is in the church and in society as a whole. What is unique and special about being a woman? What gifts did God give women that He didn’t give to men? Toward the…

  • Five Minute Friday

    Done

    This post was written for the weekly Five Minute Friday blog linkup. Each week, writers respond to a one-word prompt by writing for five minutes, then share their unedited writing with each other. Click here to join the fun! This week’s prompt: Done. I’m done being afraid of what the future might hold. I’m done worrying about losing my relationships at home when I go to college. I’m done seeing myself as anything less than a masterpiece of God. I’m done condemning myself for not being enough. Of course I’m not enough, but He is more than enough. I’m done trying to control my relationships. I’m done with not trusting God…