Falling to your knees in prayer can be one of the most humbling acts you can participate in, but it's definitely a great way to fend off Satan's lies that can easily take over when you least expect them. Having the word of God planted in your mind and ready to use when needed has been an invaluable resource in fighting off the advances of the enemy.
While the “why” behind God’s will and His plan may always burden our single minds, the truth is that we may never fully understand why God has put us in the season of life that we’re in, this side of heaven. The other thing to remember, though, is that the “what” is just as important for us to think about.
“Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. But woe to him who is alone when he falls, for he has no one to help him up.”- Ecclesiastes 4:9-10
Just because it seems like God hasn’t blessed you with the spouse or romantic relationship that you want, doesn’t mean that you can’t be joyful and happy about all of the other wonderful things that He has blessed you with in this life.
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Photo by Rayo Rauck I'm going to start this post by saying that I am veering from my usual single oriented post here, but I have something to say that I hope and pray God will use for His benefit. This week, we saw yet another tragedy occur with another mass shooting in a high … Continue reading Love vs. Evil
When I was a freshman in college I met a friend who had never had a boyfriend, just like me. We spent the first semester getting to know each other and by second semester we were pretty much inseparable. This dear friend is the one who introduced me to my favorite term for Valentine's Day: … Continue reading Single’s Survival Guide: 6 Alternatives to Valentine’s Day