Hi friends and welcome to the Arise, Beloved blog. We have an amazing team of writers behind this blog and our desire is to speak truth into the lies that cripple us and shine light into the darkness that isolates us because we believe that now, more than ever, the Church desperately needs women to be restored so that the world can be set ablaze. Our hope is that you find comfort, solace, and peace in knowing that you are not alone, you are not too far gone and there is ALWAYS hope to be found.
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So lately I’ve just been feeling yucky. Sometimes I go through periods of several weeks…sometimes months where I spend so much time on social media or on my phone in general that I find myself so dissatisfied with the reality of my own life. A personal goal of mine this year, which quickly turned into […]
“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What’s it like? You don’t see it in rooms if you are ill.” “It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine, and things pushing up and working under earth,” said Mary. (The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett) The Lord stirred my […]
// Jacque Anderson // Self-love. Self-empowerment. Body positivity. These are words we are bombarded with in our society today. I’ve always struggled with loving myself, as I’m sure many of you have as well. To love ourselves, the world tells us to focus on ourselves more, to take care of ourselves, to change our negative […]
// Anna Boehk // This is my prayer of surrender. I went out several days ago and bought plants – cheery ones, tall ones, already blooming. I tutted over the different choices. Which colors do I want? Which would grow well together? Do I get enough sun in my little corner of the world for […]