What If Failure Wasn’t an Option?

Today we have a guest post from Jennifer Slattery, author of Beyond I Do. She asks a terrific question: what if failure wasn’t an option?     If you could do anything without fear of failure, what would that be? Did one job or ministry jump to the surface? Okay, then, here’s a bigger question:Continue reading “What If Failure Wasn’t an Option?”

How God Strengthened my Identity

  I’ll admit it; I like to be the best. Whether it’s beating my friends in a game, coming up with the top idea at a work meeting or winning an award, being the best at something—no matter how small—feeds a deep-seated belief in me. It says, I am not Most People.  Throughout my life I’ve strivenContinue reading “How God Strengthened my Identity”

Someone’s Breaking Into My Room: A Journey of Faith Part I

“Jess, I need you to wake up really fast. Someone’s trying to break into my room.” Those were my sister’s words at 1am Saturday. I went from being in a deep sleep to on my feet and moving in about one second flat. Everything was quiet in the house I share with my sister andContinue reading “Someone’s Breaking Into My Room: A Journey of Faith Part I”

Freedom in Identity

Who am I? It’s something we’re supposed to figure out in our twenties, but in my case it keeps changing. This time last year I was a journalist, I had just finished my third trip overseas and I was surrounded by terrific friends that I’d grown up with. I was also about to embark onContinue reading “Freedom in Identity”