As a single person, starting out yet another new year relationshipless and with no prospects of any future relationships, it can be hard to believe that anyone could ever love me. It’s hard to believe that I’m worth it. When I can’t even control myself around some leftover cookies, I feel like I’m utterly hopeless and those thoughts of “why even bother” begin to creep in. Those thoughts that say “you’ll never be pretty enough,” “you’ll never be thin enough,” “you’ll never be enough.” Those are the lies that I try so hard to fight back against. And that fight is impossible without Jesus by my side.
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.
Green. It's the color of freshly mowed grass, Christmas trees, limes, St. Patrick's day, and of course, Kermit the Frog. It also happens to be the color associated with envy and jealousy. As a single person I find that the daily barrage of couples infiltrates the one area of my brain that has the capacity … Continue reading Green Eyed Monster