Spiritual Journaling

Journaling is vital to our spiritual well-being. As technology replaces memory, any reflection initiated by God is rare. We tend to view journaling as triggering pain rather than avoiding it. Distractions, entertainment, and propaganda are more comfortable than being still and knowing God (Psalm 46:10). Is the fight to focus worth it? Deep within our souls, we know that encountering …

The Gift of Discovery

By: Traci Payne Sitting on my patio one morning writing in my journal, I suddenly found myself in the middle of a vivid daydream, spurred on by the thought: “Social Media is like a party.” I saw myself attending this “party” by “walking in,” “visiting” with different people by making comments or “having conversations” and wanting to know what everyone …

One Thing about Legacy

“What kind of legacy do you hope to leave your children?” Darla paused, then continued. “What if the only thing your descendants knew about you was what you posted on social media?” Her words resonated deeply, and I stared at her wide-eyed as Darla proceeded, “What if all they remembered about you was what you shared with virtual friends? Would …