Posts about Happiness

Surrender and Contentment Strange Allies: Surrender and Contentment

Posted by Ashley Bell on July 18, 2019 in Contributing Author, Faith, Happiness, Unite, Build, Live

May and June are when we celebrate two of our most popular holidays. According to the National Retail Federation: just a little over $40 billion combined, was spent on gifts for Mother’s and Father’s Day. With all the hustle and bustle of families celebrating; husbands, wives, and kids searching for the perfect gift, or special […]

GIve Yourself Grace Give Yourself Grace

Posted by Guest Blogger on June 27, 2019 in Faith, Forgiveness, Guest Blogger, Happiness, Unite, Build, Live

Grace. Grace. Grace. And more grace. I was recently talking to a therapist friend, both of us in private practice, both primary care takers for our babies. We were sharing with each other how we were struggling with feeling like we weren’t doing “enough”. We weren’t working enough, making enough money, etc. That’s when I […]

Roadmap to Refreshment Roadmap to Refreshment

Posted by Guest Blogger on June 6, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Happiness

What do we do when our cup runneth out instead of runneth over? When it’s hard to dream because we have no steam? When we are emotionally, physically, and mentally exhausted? Slowly by slowly, tiredness seems to take over. If you are anything like me, you are in need of some major R & R […]

Thanks Jesus. I can save myself. Thanks, Jesus. But I Can Save Myself.

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 16, 2019 in Faith, Happiness, Unite, Build, Live, Wisdom

“My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. I do not treat the grace of God as meaningless. For if keeping […]

Becoming Whole and Holy Becoming Whole and Holy

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 4, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Happiness

If there’s one thing I have learned from following God these past 30 years, it’s this hard-learned truth: The word relentless describes Him and not me. In the last few years my family and I have moved cities and left everything known to follow God’s call into the unknown. Now, almost three years, we are […]