My Life is Better Than Yours

Whether it's an Instagram photo of you eating at a high-end L.A. restaurant, or a one-sentence Facebook post exclaiming how wonderful your life is, or an 8-second Snapchat of you kissing your BF and drawing red hearts around your faces—social media posts like that MAKE PEOPLE WANT TO SMACK YOU or STOP FOLLOWING YOU or HOPE THAT YOU HAVE AT LEAST ONE BAD DAY THIS WEEK THAT ISN'T SO BLESSED. 

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He Found Me Crying In The Linen Closet

She was sitting in the linen closet, bawling her eyes out. Snot dripped from her nose. Her throat stung. She had to take a few deep breaths to prevent herself from hyperventilating. Her hands clutched her cell phone and she sniffled. "I just don't understand boys."

This is the story of a girl after my own heart.

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How Entitlement Will Kill Your Marriage

Contrary to the world's push for happiness and success, marriage isn't about ME. It's not about my needs or my happiness. When it boils down to it, I am UNDESERVING of breathing air. Every breath I've been given is only by the mercy and grace of God. We're all sinners, and frankly, we all deserve hell.

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To All The Single Ladies

Gosh, you’re wonderful. Did you know that? In case you don’t hear it from anyone else today, read these words and MAKE YOURSELF BELIEVE IT: You are wonderful, beautiful, desirable and worth it. Honestly, I don’t know why you’re alone. I don’t know why God hasn’t brought you a husband yet. I don’t know why you struggle. I don’t know why you’ve done everything right, followed the Lord, protected your heart and you’re still alone. I don’t have any answers you’ll like.

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