As soon as my husband started to pray for me, sobs broke out of my mouth as if they were bursting free. The more I cried, the more the waves of guilt rolled in, making me feel even worse. Has exhaustion been crying out to you lately? Let's problem solve together.
Some of our friends cause us to shrink back and dim our light because they tear away at our confidence. It's time to reflect on what friendship really means, and what steps you can take to discern whether a friendship is tearing away at your confidence or you are just a little insecure in a special area.
Are secrets really the best thing about our friendships? That's what the world would make us think...but I'm not so sure. It's true, we want our friendships to be trustworthy. We want to know that when we tell our friends something confidential, they'll keep it to themselves. We want to enjoy the secret handshakes, secret jokes, and secret memories. But what happens when the friendship is a secret? Let's talk about it...
I know that lots of you have been bored during the quarantine, so I got with two of the girls from the Colorfully Candid Book Club to show you what types of things you can do to support your goals and your growth during this time. Get creative! This time does not have to be wasted watching Netflix! Let's explore an option together and chat a little.
There's a very real temptation to numb the emotions we experience by immersing ourselves in our Insta feeds, obsessing over YouTube videos, and simply ignoring them. The problem is that after all of that is said and done, the emotions are still there. Read a passage from Liv's diary and learn from her reflections on all of it years later. It just may help you to open up, too.