When You Feel Homesick on the Mission Field   Recently updated

When I lived in Africa — I taught missionaries’ kids at an American Christian school in Nairobi, Kenya — I was the loneliest, most homesick “missionary” I knew! I didn’t consider myself a missionary at the time, but I was definitely struggling with a bad case of homesickness.

Blossom Tips When You Feel Homesick on the Mission Field

How to Stop Overthinking God's Will for Your Life Blossom Tips

An Easy Way to Stop Overthinking God’s Will – Blossom Tip 87   Recently updated

Are you searching for God’s will for your life? You want to follow Jesus but you’re worried you’ll miss the mark. You’re starting to overthink every decision, step, future plan…and you feel paralyzed by indecision and anxiety.


Do You Think God is Punishing You?   Recently updated

Feeling like you’re being punished by God is normal for two reasons: 1) life is filled with difficult losses, terrible tragedies, and dry stretches of boredom and loneliness; and 2) you are human, which means you screw up. You make mistakes, hurt others, fail to live up to your own standards, and let people down.

She Blossoms Do You Think God is Punishing You Leviticus 20

Blossom Tips How to Pray Without Ceasing Leviticus 19

3 Simple Ways to Pray Without Ceasing   Recently updated

“How can I pray without ceasing, like Paul says?” asked a She Blossoms reader on 5 Ways to Talk to God When You Can’t Pray. “I’m a single mom and I have to go to work, walk the dog, feed my kids and do the housework. How is it possible to keep praying constantly when you have real responsibilities?”


The Strength You Need to Break Toxic Relationship Patterns   Recently updated

Finding facts about how to break toxic relationship patterns is easy; dozens of books and articles teach couples and families how to change bad relationship habits. Much harder is finding the energy and strength you need to put knowledge into practice!

Blossom Tips Strength to Break Toxic Relationship Patterns Leviticus 18.

How to Love God When He Lets You Down Leviticus 17 Blossom Tips

How Do You Love God When He Lets You Down?   Recently updated

You had faith in Jesus, but how do you love God when He lets you down? Maybe you hoped a relationship wouldn’t lead to divorce, a loved one wouldn’t die, a home wouldn’t be lost, or a dream wouldn’t be shattered forever. But you lost something you love, and you’re disappointed in God.


How to Stop Wasting Your Life on Meaningless Things – Blossom Tip 86   Recently updated

I couldn’t decide if I should call this Blossom Tip “How to Stop Wasting Your Life Doing Meaningless Things” or “How I Wasted a Day With the Devil.” As you can see, “meaningless things” won! Which title would you have chosen? I’d love to know what you think in the comments below. Do you prefer 1 (How to Stop Wasting Your Life Doing Meaningless Things) or 2 (How I Wasted a Day With the Devil)?

She Blossoms How to Stop Wasting Your Life on Meaningless Things Blossom Tip 86

When the Past Returns to Haunt You Leviticus 16 She Blossoms

When the Past Keeps Returning to Haunt You   Recently updated

Perfect timing: today I hoped to write about sending past regrets, mistakes and failures off into the wilderness to be forgotten forever, but I couldn’t find the right hook. Then a She Blossoms reader asked what to do when the past keeps returning to haunt you — and bingo! The path became clear.


Coming Clean About Your Past   Recently updated

Maybe you want to be honest and “fess up” (confess) something you did yesterday or years ago. Maybe you want to come clean about your past because you didn’t just tell a lie, you’re actually living a lie.

How to Come Clean About Your Past Leviticus 15 She Blossoms