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

How To Overcome Discouragement & Disappointment

In our lives, we are bound to walk through trials from circumstances and experience rivals that provoke us and lead to disappointment and discouragement.  If we do not deal with these emotions in a Christ-like manner, then our emotions have the potential to spread deeper into our soul causing more destruction. The story of Hannah is one of my favorite stories in the Bible because through her actions we can see a proper course of action that defeated her problems and her emotions.

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Mom Life: Wet Pot Squat

We made it to Friday. Right? If that gives you any indication on how my week has been, then you probably know I am ready to have a relaxing weekend. After dinner, I was trying to clean the kitchen and get everyone's trail of crumbs and splashes of milk cleaned up. Everything was almost clean… Continue reading Mom Life: Wet Pot Squat

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

Are You Pierced?

We can be wise in our knowledge of things pertaining to God and the spiritual aspect of life. If it's only obtained by reading works of others, their opinions, and philosophies then our true knowledge of wisdom from God doesn't increase. Their words can't seep into our being and change us. If our knowledge doesn't… Continue reading Are You Pierced?

Barefoot Devotions // Lessons From The Holler

Joy In The Pressing

We all have a choice in choosing our reactions to the tests and trials that are placed on our journey.  In fact, the Bible even tells us to consider our trials pure joy because when the trial finishes will be mature and complete.  If we take the trials and look at them with joy, we can know that our Father has a specific and special lesson for us personally.

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