Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

A Christmas Miracle

As I am sitting here reflecting by the tree, I am reminded of a time of my very own Christmas miracle I experienced as a little girl. Many years ago I was in a church Christmas play but I just didn't have my lines completely memorized. I don't remember much about this Christmas play, the… Continue reading A Christmas Miracle

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

Beacons of Light

Often I hear complacent Christians complaining about this dark world we live in.  As Christians, yes, we can speak about this but we don't have the right to complain unless we are doing our part.  We are to be light beacons in this dark world and it's a dark world.  I look around and I… Continue reading Beacons of Light

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

Pass The Fig Leaves

Pollution occurs in the environment when things that weren't there before are added into the air.  Now, we don't see this happen as it begins and starts to seep into the earth's atmosphere but soon we will realize the damaging effects of our choices. Isn't sin like pollution?  Humans are so absorbent of their environment… Continue reading Pass The Fig Leaves

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

Blessings In Obedience

Let's Relate Together The word obedience is an unfriendly word to a person who has a rebellious streak.  It's the type of word that makes you turn ahead in the Bible and hope you see a page that is more pleasing to the flesh.  As a young child, I developed a stronghold to do the opposite… Continue reading Blessings In Obedience

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler, The How To Series

How To Slay Your Mental Strongholds

Ask yourself, does this thought come from God or Satan?  If it comes from Satan, then you need to pray and ask God to remove this thought and replace it with His truths.  Seek His word and learn what He says in scripture.  Hold that thought captive and slay that thought and replace it with God's.  Rejoice and praise God for the truth that He is replacing in your life.  Slowly, you will see just how each thought, especially thoughts that seem to be on repeat can cause depression, anxiety, and fear!