Validation can be so crucial and extremely clarifying. Sometimes a conflict
can be avoided by simply validating what your spouse has said.
When your emotions are in turmoil, you will struggle to see how you’re acting or what the truth of your situation is.
Episode #26 – Why it’s important to assess and reflect upon 2020 in order to create strategies going forward.
“You will get a more complete picture of God’s love if you begin to observe how he loves others — deeply, uniquely, completely.
The online way of doing things is exposing me in a whole other way.
Fricke’s goal to highlight hidden battles and the struggle to open up was effortlessly achieved. Ultimately, the sense that we are all Amy in our own ways grew on me.
This breakout author’s vulnerability and relatability are undeniable, and her impeccable wit breaks through some of the tough yet impactful moments throughout each chapter.
It was the first thing God said to me about the book. “Leave nothing masked.” Share every corner of your heart—and not just the pretty parts. Make sure you’re honest for other people’s sakes.
Now vulnerability sounds like a negative word; by definition, it means that you are susceptible to attack or capable of being hurt. A picture to help you think of this is that our lives are like a castle.
Listen to Jill as she shares her own personal story related to the #MeToo and #ChurchToo movements. Although feeling much vulnerability, she offers both her testimony and what God has subsequently taught her.
The past has no power over your future, so it’s time to expect a better tomorrow. God knows that masquerading is a hindrance to a genuine relationship with Him. Can you take off the mask and let Him love you just the way you are?
God is love. His love is jealous for us, for our devotion to Him. He is relentless in His loving pursuit of our hearts. And He won’t take a fake, shallow love in place of the real thing.