Before I started the Daniel Fast I prepared, I laid out my areas of focus, how I longed to deepen my faith with the Lord, especially during this difficult and uncertain season of my life, and I slowly started changing my diet, so it wasn't a shock to my system on Day 1. I can … Continue reading 21 days later.
Week 2 went a little different than week 1... Spiritually I felt better then I ever have, closer to God and deeper in my faith. I have spent more intentional time in the Word and in prayer and worship than I ever have. It's transforming my heart and the way I live my life and … Continue reading Daniel Fast – Week 2
Week 1 is done and I honestly can't believe how fast that went. Physically, I feel great. My body is definitely thanking me for the wholesome, nutritious foods I have been feeding it! Mentally, I struggled this week. The first few days were great, but I would be lying if I said that the rest … Continue reading Daniel Fast – Week 1
Sunday, September 6th, 2020 I started my Daniel Fast. The Preparation I have been mentally physically and spiritually preparing for this fast for a while now. I have prayed over this fast for guidance, clarity and strength as I take on the next transformational 21 days of being in Gods word and becoming closer to … Continue reading Daniel Fast Day 1
What? By definition, the Daniel Fast requires eliminating commonly enjoyed foods for 21 days as an act of worship and drawing yourself closer to God. The prophet Daniel chose to undergo a partial fast when he sought the Lord and his fasting experiences form the basis of the Daniel Fast. It is an opportunity to … Continue reading What is the Daniel Fast and Why am I doing it.
I think it is easy to get so wrapped up in life, its demands, our to-do lists, the routines we are just so “used to,” that we forget that each and every thing in our lives is an absolute blessing. I think if we truly stopped and realized that everything from the most mundane to … Continue reading Complaining is easier, right?
I think we can all admit that the last few months have been well, unexpected. No one expected a global pandemic that would force us to hibernate in our homes for the unforeseeable future. No one expected to have to homeschool their children while trying to maintain their own jobs. No one expected to be … Continue reading 2020 is Not what you expected.
This is is to my tired mamas, my mamas who have tried every food in the pantry today and your child has said no to every single one, for my mamas who don't think they can make it another night of no sleep, to the mamas who are desperate for that nap your little one … Continue reading Mama To Mama.
I think it is easy to get so wrapped up in life, its demands, our to-do lists, the routines we are just so “used to,” that we forget that each and every thing in our lives is an absolute blessing. I think if we truly stopped and realized that everything from the most mundane to … Continue reading Gratitude is hard, but God makes it easy.
I was working out in my room, barefoot the other night and I could not believe how far I have come in my journey with exercising. How I have never done "less," but have never felt better. I walked into my bathroom and looked at my notebook from my daily devotional and I had written … Continue reading He does more when we do less.