Why Don’t I Have a Boyfriend?

Why Don’t I Have a Boyfriend?

Brought to the end of my timeframe and expectations, I had no choice but to look up. And once I looked up to the Lord, He encouraged me to look in… to evaluate if I was the kind of girl who even deserved to have a boyfriend.

Confronting Sin in Marriage: Why and How

Confronting Sin in Marriage: Why and How

Can a wife correct her husband? Some would be surprised at this question, but it's legitimately asked in many conservative Christian circles. Proverbs 17 says "As iron sharpens iron, so one friend sharpens another." This does not stop in marriage. This week on...

25+ Resources for Christians Learning About Race Relations

25+ Resources for Christians Learning About Race Relations

I grew up in the northern Midwest United States, about two hours south of Canada. Because I was northern, raised in a Christian home, and believe “all men are created equal”, I firmly believed racial prejudice did not exist in my life or even in my geographical area. I associated racism with the South and the sixties. This view – unconscious though it was – went unchecked because my hometown is almost entirely white. 

Everything I Loved in April

Everything I Loved in April

It's telling that I'm posting April's favorites list in May. May 1st was the launch of my new biblical time management course - Driven Women - so every effort at getting a post published came to naught! Better late than never, right? I have so much to share from...

What We Wish Expecting Mamas Knew

What We Wish Expecting Mamas Knew

Spring is baby and wedding shower time! In light of that, we decided to dedicate an episode to expecting and new mamas. We share about our favorite books, the pared-down baby necessities list, birth accounts on Instagram, and resting- really resting- after you give...

My Secret to Achieving My Goals Every Single Year

My Secret to Achieving My Goals Every Single Year

I am SO excited to share this glimpse of my goal planning process. For three years now I’ve used Lara Casey’s Powersheets, a goal planning workbook designed to help people of ALL personalities determine God’s priorities for their lives. Through a detailed preparation process, you determine your goals for the year, then break those goals down into monthly, weekly, and daily tasks.

Why Pray if God is Sovereign?

Why Pray if God is Sovereign?

If God knows all, why should we pray? What a question! I won’t pretend I have the answer to every angle of this topic. Many of us have wondered this to ourselves in the dark of the night, when God seems silent, or when prayers go unanswered. What is the point of prayer? How does it work? If God discerns when and how He will answer, what role does my prayer play, if any?

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I’m Phylicia, and I believe in abundant life, practically. In singleness or marriage, work or home, we can live as overcomers in Christ. Join me in learning how to apply God’s Word and preach the gospel with your life.