How To Trust God In Seasons of Unknown

The Lord does not just desire to be in control, He is in control – whether we like it or not. I can fight for that control or pretend to have a handle on my life, but ultimately God is in the driver’s seat and always will be. I don’t have to search for control. I don’t have to have it all together. I can find incredible freedom in releasing the grip of my worries and trusting that God’s will is in the works. God’s driving record is white as snow – clean, perfect, without fault. He makes no mistakes. I think so many of us often can feel stuck in seasons or areas of unknown. How can we learn to fix our eyes on Jesus in the midst of that? How can we trust God when our worries seem so loud?

Who Defines The Creation? The Creator, Of Course.

Perfection. Sometimes the devil tries to convince me that I am surrounded by perfection. People living perfect lives, with the perfect hair, perfect boyfriends (or fiances or husbands), perfect bodies, and perfect careers. Perfect beings that I could never in a million years live up to. How does she have …

A Time To Build

God spent time tearing me down, so that He could spend more time building me back up in the way that He designed for me to be built. He wanted a clean surface to work with – unhindered by the mess I had made of my soul. Even though He was perfectly capable of building me up without tearing me down first, He knew that my life would flourish so much more if it were built from scratch.

But First, I Need To Unpack

Today, sweet friends, I’m going to get real – life is too short to pretend to be perfect, after all. Freshman Caitlyn had huge dreams. She had passions and ideas and couldn’t wait to get to college and chase after them all. She wanted to run forward with everything she had on that first day in her new home, but she just knew that she couldn’t yet – not without unpacking her stuff.

To The Girl Who Is Finding Her Identity In him Instead of Him

Are you unhappy in your current relationship? Did you just get out of a relationship that you knew was bad for you, yet you find yourself wanting to go back? Have you been single for a while but just can’t seem to shake that one boy from your mind? Stop. Take a deep breath. Hear me out as I lovingly write that you, sweet girl, are looking for happiness in the wrong place. Pure joy, contentment, and peace will never be found in him – the current him, the past him, nor the future him. Pure joy, contentment, peace, and fulfillment can only be found in Him – The Creator of the universe. I am in the process of finding my identity in God instead of man, and wanted to share with you a few truths that He has been teaching me.