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 […]
In today’s episode, we interview Melissa Tablada, a marriage & family therapist, an NFP instructor, and a soul core leader. She helps us debunk some of the common myths surrounding therapy as well as address the stigma surrounding therapy. Melissa reminds us that mental health struggles are NOT a reflection of our spiritual health and […]
// Catie Desttate // In this time of pandemic, when we’re all quarantined at home with much less to do than normal, a lot more negative news swirling around us, and a lot more time that seems to beg to be filled, I’m noticing that my mind is becoming a lot less of a happy […]
// Megan Byers // There is room for you at this table. Last spring I was on a women’s retreat. The content of the retreat was very basic. We were reminded of our identity as beloved daughters of God. We heard of our beauty and how we are known and pursued by the Lord. The […]
Shelby Hawks One of my absolute favorite images to pray with is the image of Jesus sitting on a throne—my throne; the throne that, by His grace, I have built for Him in the very center of my heart and mind and soul. I’ve always understood Jesus to be the King—the King of my heart, […]