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Grace and Truth Link Up

Grace and Truth and Christmas Cheer

| December 14, 2018
Grace and Truth Link-Up

The Christmas season is coming up fast, yet I have seen several posts around Facebook where my friends have said it doesn’t feel like Christmas. Maybe you can relate?

December just seems to go by so quickly. And it’s always jam-packed with so many things to do.  Sometimes the Christmas feeling can be hard to capture. That’s where Lauren was when she boarded the North Pole Express at her local mall.

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Grace and Truth

Grace and Truth and White-Knuckle Faith

Years ago, I watched a video replay of a Christian conference where the speaker talked about white noise. There are constantly noises all around us that we learn to tune out because they are white noise. The buzz of the ceiling fan, the hum…

December 7, 2018
Grace and Truth Link Up

Some Candid Grace and Truth

Can I tell you that I am closing the door on November with a heavy heart. I would love to be able to tell you how grateful I am for how far I have come this year, and all God is doing in my…

November 30, 2018
Digging into Prayer

Digging Deep to Uncover the Root of Our Prayer

I found a lump in my breast. I actually had a dream the night before that I stepped out of the shower and looked in the mirror and my right breast was a strange shape. When I woke up, I jumped in the shower…

November 5, 2018
I trust in God... but what if...

Do We Really Trust In God?

It started out like any other day… I hit the snooze button multiple times, then finally drug myself out of bed. I visited with my husband who had already been awake for over an hour, taken kids to cross country practice, made coffee, and…

October 18, 2018
Walking with Jesus

Simply Walking with Jesus Day In and Day Out

I got this knot in the pit of my stomach. I was overwhelmed by this feeling of failure. Like I could never do it on my own. Like I was going to fail. Our book, Candid Conversations was launching in less than a week…

October 11, 2018
4 Truths To Remember When Facing Fear

4 Truths To Reflect On When Facing Fear

I am just wondering how much God will allow before we break. ​That is probably going to go down in the book titled “Things I Should Have Never Said”. That quote will go alongside other dangerous things that I have said or thought like, What…

September 17, 2018
Have you ever been left asking God, "Why?" Jaime has.

What To Do With The Things That Make You Ask “Why God?”

“Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day.For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen,…

September 6, 2018

The Unexpected Power of Prayer (& my bitter heart)

“Pray for us?” She asked so expectantly, detailing a little bit of what was going on in their lives. She said she asked because she knew I would. And she was right, but I still felt a little bit miffed. This was like the…

January 18, 2018
Confessions of a Christian Woman in Women's Ministry

Confessions of a Woman in Ministry (& 5 dangers to avoid)

I can always tell when my priorities are out of whack because life seems to be thrown into a downward spiral I just can’t seem to recover from. Everything seems totally out of control, and I feel like I’m working overtime, yet succeeding at…

January 15, 2018

5 Lessons Learned About Being Softened

Easter Sunday morning I lay on my back in bed, contemplating getting up, when Ruthie (our daughter’s half-tabby, half Siamese “hearing-aid” cat) came in. She got on the bed, and then, very surprisingly, got on me. She walked around, and started kneading, or softening me…

May 15, 2017
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