My 1 point muffin/cupcake recipe on Blue

For years and years, I have tried to stop eating carbs. For most of my life, I knew sugar was bad for me…who didn’t? But, what really changed was when I messed up and watched the documentary, The Magic Pill,…

When someone Christian hurts you…

Congratulate the enemy.  He has found a way into my home and it has affected every single one of us – even my child. But, I heal as I write, so I’m going to do that in hopes of inspiring and…

How to handle a bully as a Christian

Handling bullies as a Christian Woman is a tricky situation. Our nature in Christ makes fighting back so hard to figure out. Let me also say early in this Christian lifestyle blog post if there is one thing I cannot…

How to cook turnip greens in an instant pot

Growing up as a little girl in Kansas, I never really liked collard greens or any type of greens for that matter. They were bitter and too mushy and slushy for my taste. Mushy would be perfect for someone recovering…

Yummy foods to eat after oral surgery

Wondering what foods to eat after oral surgery? Well, let me tell you, I have lots of ideas because as I write this, I am coming out of the recovery phase. If you’re wondering what foods to eat after oral…

Weight Watchers Points for Starbucks

Do you ever end up at Starbucks and have no clue what to order on the Weight Watchers Program?  No worries!  I have you covered…IF you’re on the Blue plan. Here’s a list of Weight Watcher SmartPoints® on the program. Honestly, it’s…

Yummy Low-Calorie Corn Salad

I’m no chef, but I love to cook! I also love when food is both yummy and healthy. Don’t you just love a fresh, flavorful corn salad recipe? I know I do. Well, actually I just love corn however it…

Cute Crochet Braids for Women over 40

Yes, I’m blogging about crochet braids! Ok. A while ago, I shared GodsyGirl is shifting to a Christian lifestyle blog. This means you’ll find so much more on here than ministry resources and encouragement. You’ll also find …well, me! A…

The Gold Personality

The Gold personality description is characterized by its preference and ability toward organizing, structuring, and planning. The Gold term is derived from True Color’s International and has been around since the 1980s. This personality is associated with the MBTI ESTJ,…

Orange Personality Type

The Orange personality type is not one to hide in the rafters. No, way! They stand out! They tend to be quite active, very vocal and can bring the fun to just about any and every situation they engage in….

Green Personality Description

In a recent post, I shared some terrific information about the True Colors Blue temperament.  Did you read it?  If not, check it out. In this one, let’s explore the mysterious True Colors Green Personality Description – ENTJ, ENTP, INTJ, INTP…

What is the Blue personality type?

True Colors Blue is similar to Myers-Briggs’ #ENFJ #ENFP #INFJ #INFP! Do you ever wonder why you do what you do? Sometimes I do. Of course, there are many reasons we behave the way we behave. Some factors include how…

The news depressing me!

Hi Christian Sister! I don’t normally write this frequently, but the news depressing me, Girl! I heard a news story today and it prompted me to share a few words for those who may feel at this moment like I…

How to handle bad news

Topic: How to handle bad news and mange to survive it. In his book, The Journey, Billy Graham described the Christian walk as a “battlefield and not a playground”. Boy, is he right!  I miss Billy Graham on earth.  You…

When the holidays are bad

I hate this pandemic. I’ve told so many people I think it’s demonic and wicked. In fact, I figured the same about this whole divisive season we are in – sickness, crazy politics – all of it. Think about it….

Growing up spiritually

I received a contact from a person with a struggle familiar to many of us. Doesn’t matter what it was, but I think the response is the most important part. 🙂 She was basically curious about overcoming a struggle and…

Christian Women and Election Stress

Feeling stressed about the Election? Encouragement for Christian Women (and discount code below) Boy, oh boy.  Times are indeed crazy and they seem to be getting crazier by the second, don’t they?  Don’t worry, Christian Sister!  This post is not…

The results of hard times

Two [Christian] results of hard times… For me, one of the most difficult things to do is turn my family over to God and leave them completely in His care. Crazy, right? This is often easier said than done! Think…

Hosting women’s ministry virtual events

Girl, the world has changed, hasn’t it? Indeed it has! As a result, so has women’s ministry -or at least our approach to it. In my own church, my role in women’s ministry is not very pronounced these days, but…

Walking in Forgiveness

If we ever want to be free – I mean really free – we absolutely have to forgive those who hurt us. In this season, I find myself forgiving people on Facebook, Twitter and even folks I’ve never met! I’m even talking about TV folks – pundits, commentators and anyone else saying hateful, mean things. It’s not about them. It’s about me keeping my heart clean. Check out how I approach forgiveness in my current Christian journey.

How racism affects people

Before I share my heart, I have a favor to ask. It will require your imagination a bit. I want you to imagine a sleuth of colossal, killer bears are tormenting your community.  They’ve already viciously slaughtered several people and…

How to wait on God

This very minute, I’m standing in a long, long line to renew my car tags. Boy, it’s an exercise in patience. I’d rather eat unseasoned spinach with a toothpick! 🙂 Well, as I wait, I’m reminded of how we often…