When a friend or a loved one is struggling with addiction, they can believe that there is no hope for them. They might think that their addiction is what defines them and that there is no path out. It’s not your responsibility to decide whether or not they get sober, but you can use
  Perfectionism: A (noun) and defined as the refusal to accept any standard short of perfection. It’s also a generational curse that has been spread across a lot of families, including mine.   It’s something that I am continually giving up to God. I’ve fully accepted this and that’s just to the start of my freedom. 
  It is not easy to be in full-time ministry as a single woman.   The problem is that the church perpetuates marriage as the pinnacle of spiritual maturity. They also assume that all leadership should come with a wedding ring. Why? Why does the church force many into marriage? Most fear that singles will
  Each Facebook status declares our abstinence – bearing the glamour of false pride and modern spirituality. We sit around and stare at blank screens – scrolling through the list of piety – measuring our choices against others. Are we fasting enough? Are we looking holy enough?   As I search through endless posts –