Christian in the workplace

Let’s talk about dealing with managers in this post as a Christian in the workplace. For the most part, I’ve been fortunate to have good managers in the workplace. Hands down the best one I ever had was a lady…

I am. My own worst enemy

Pray for me. I have an enemy: a HORRIBLE one. My enemy torments me incessantly, destroys my victories, and keeps me low. I’ve prayed about this enemy time and time again. I’ve struggled with her for years, but I’ve never…

Crochet braids for older ladies

Figuring out my Crochet Braid Life Wow, what a week? It had already been busy with work and just “life stuff”. Fortunately, cooking over the holiday was left to the professionals, but somehow I was still tired. Anyhoo, my hair…

Your Destiny – Set Aside and Reserved

What is my destiny? I love the Biblical story of how King Saul got his jumpstart into being a king. Do you know the one I mean? It’s found in I Samuel 9 and has more twists and turns than my…

Trusting God in tough times

Fiery trials in the life of a Christian – it’s a normal thing. It’s just as normal as when you go to the grocery store or farmers’ market to stock up on fresh fruit. Then, out of nowhere an army…

When you get what you prayed for

Hey, do you know what a sister cousin is? It’s a cousin whom you love very much and she is almost like a sister to you. The only thing that says different is genetics. Well, my sister cousin wrote something…

Over 40 Crochet Hairstyles and More

Welcome back to my Christian Lifestyle Blog about two things I love talking about right now: my over 40 crochet braids styles and my current over 40 weight loss journey on Weight Watchers. Most of this pandemic, my hairstyles have…

My fav wigs for Black women

Since transitioning GodsyGirl to a lifestyle blog, I have come to enjoy sharing different sides of my life. I’ve talked about my crochet braids, my recipes, and now … my WIG ADDICTION!  Yes, I said addiction. Although I have lots of…

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…