Taking On A Bold Identity

My friend Jerusha Borden is sharing with us today in the #BeBoldGirl series.  She has embraced the live God has given her, even though it is not the one she would have chosen for herself.  I pray her words encourage you to take on a bold identity for Christ. The weather is changing. It’s getting…

Courage When You’re Afraid to Be Bold

I’ve invited my friend Betsy de Cruz to tell her story in the #BeBoldGirl series.  She shares my passion for Bible study and prayer, and knows her way around a suitcase like I do!  Welcome, Betsy! I always said I’d celebrate my 50th birthday by getting a tattoo. But 50 came and went, and I didn’t get…

Learning to Pray Boldly

Today, I welcome Sarah Geringer to the #BeBoldGirl series.  She is taking some bold steps in her life these days and I know her words will inspire you to do the same. Welcome, Sarah! In my current season of big changes, I’m learning to pray boldly. This week I announced my intent to quit my…

Bold Enough to Need Help

I’m so glad to welcome my friend Sarah Travis back to the blog.  Sarah was our very first #BeBoldGirl and I am anxious to catch up with all that has happened in her life since then. Welcome, Sarah! Thank you Rachel for inviting me back to your #BeBoldGirl series! I previously shared about stepping away…

Be Bold to Pray and Believe

I’m pleased to welcome my friend and fellow cancer survivor, Stephanie K Adams, to the #BeBoldGirl series.  You’ll be encouraged by her story of praying God’s Word through her roughest days.  Welcome, Stephanie! It has been exactly five years since the word ‘cancer’ rang in my ears. Shock, disbelief, and fear were immediately present, to…

Be Bold by Faith

Last year, my friend Shauna Wallace encouraged us to be bold by being ourselves.  I’m happy to welcome Shauna back to the #BeBoldGirl series to hear how she continues to walk this out by faith. I so relate to Jesus’ disciple Peter: bold, passionate, sometimes rash, saying and promising some pretty impressive things Jesus corrects…

Overcoming Fear with Boldness

Last year, my friend Catrina Welch shared her #BeBoldGirl story of how heart-break and loss helped her find her bold, confident voice.  Today, Catrina returns to share the next steps in her journey to maturity.  Welcome back, Catrina.  Some women are strong and naturally bold; their journey to maturity includes becoming more sensitive. Others, like…

When bold simply means not quitting

I’ve invited some of our #BeBoldGirls back to give us an update on their stories.  Last year, Kim Wilbanks shared how she was following God’s gentle nudge to begin writing as she entered her empty nest season.  Although today she has a flourishing blog, she sometimes faces the same struggles we all do to take…

Trust Me, God Whispers

To start off our #BeBoldGirl series for 2017, I’ve invited some of our favorite BeBoldGirls back to update us on their stories.  Last January, my dear friend Susan Mead shared about trusting God with your children.  Today, she brings a new perspective on trust. Welcome back, Susan! Have you ever wanted something – really wanted…

Learning Boldly to Create the New

I’ve invited my friend Janet Hines to join us for the #BeBoldGirl series this week.  I met Janet when we were on the Holy Land Experience trip with Proverbs 31 Ministries.  During this Christmas season, Janet reminds us that sometimes we have to let go of old ways for God to build a new life….