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Procrastination and Jesus

Procrastination & A Spiritual Revelation

Procrastination. Does anyone else struggle with this? Please tell me I’m not alone. A little more than two years ago, I lost one of those tiny pins that help hold my glasses together. I tend to not take care of things I need very…

August 10, 2017
When the struggle is real...

When the Struggle is Real

“I don’t need refreshment, I need a resurrection.” My friend said that to me in January as we were sitting at the local Starbucks. That statement hit me like a ton of bricks, and I have been reflecting on that statement still months later.…

July 13, 2017
Authentically Insecure: 3 Common Reasons for Insecurity

Authentically Insecure

When I published my very first Christian fiction novel four years ago, I had no idea what a roller-coaster ride I’d just jumped onto. Cue late-night writing binges when I felt so stoked to finally be doing what I always dreamed of, followed by…

July 10, 2017
3 Ways to Grow Your Faith

Stuck in a Rut? 3 Steps to Spiritual Growth

You can live a Christian life, and still have a stagnant relationship with Jesus. I know, because I have been. My faith hasn’t grown this summer. In fact, it might have been a while since it has… I still pray and go to church…

July 6, 2017

The Beautiful Chaos of Summer

Does anyone else have a love-hate relationship with summer? I love the extra time with my kids, but hate how little I get done around the house. I love spending time outdoors in the sun, but I hate the extreme heat. I love the…

June 29, 2017
3 lessons I learned while waiting

When You’re Tired of Waiting

Okay, waiting is just no fun. Let’s be honest, we all hate to wait. Yet, our lives are spent waiting on everything and anything it seems. Life is full of waiting. We wait to get paid, we wait in line at the grocery store,…

April 20, 2017

Confessions of a Perpetual Quitter

Never give up, that’s the encouragement Candid Gal, Jessica Schneider, is sharing with us today. Please join us as we welcome her to our blog. Being a Christ follower is hard. That is something a friend of mine used to say when I began coming…

March 27, 2017
What to do when we're offended

How to Move Past Offenses and Get On With Your Life

I just love this site where we get to talk candid as women. We need that. Why? Because we really don’t most of the time and we need to about certain subjects. It’s hard to be candid and admit a fault or failure. Especially…

March 23, 2017

Slow Down and Stand In Awe

Do you ever feel like you’re just too busy? You keep running and trying to get everything done, but know something’s got to give. And that something is almost always our one-on-one time with Jesus. Or at least it is for me. I have…

February 2, 2017

Neglecting My Quiet Time

I was busy. I hadn’t set aside time to read my Bible all week… maybe even all month. Between life as a mother of four, volunteer work, book deadlines, and a million other things on my calendar, I just didn’t have the time. We all know how…

November 14, 2016
christian women bloggers

Christian Women You Can Relate To

Hello happy readers, and welcome to Candidly Christian. Our blogging team is made up of women with real faith in Christ, living in the real world. My name is Heather Hart, I’m the founder of this website, and I asked each of our bloggers four questions…

October 19, 2016

Let’s Get Candid

My mom used to tell me that I was a people person. I thrive on relationships with others. Connecting with others and getting to know the real them, I love it. And God has used that in my life in some major ways. Most…

October 17, 2016