I’m no stranger. In fact, we’re acquaintances, if not friends. Even so, it was the one thing I couldn’t do away with; shake out; modestly dismiss. Our long-standing acquaintanceship had developed unhealthily into something I needed to discard. The thing that I wished to be rid of, and could not conceal. I tried to pry … Continue reading The tipping point
Hiiii! I'm Ellisa, but pretty much everyone knows me as Lisa. The reason for this blog is to speak life into you. Whether it's about travel, trials or just trivial things; I hope that Christ is evidenced through my words, and that in some way you'll leave just a little less stressed about tomorrow - … Continue reading Welcome to my documentation of this crazy thing called life!
What does that mean? Is it simply a useless sentence said often? I dread hearing that phrase! I struggle to believe it.. Chances are, so do you. Why? Because we’ve heard it before. It’s more than just a group of words thrown around like confetti. A friend. A lover. A sister. A brother. An aunt. … Continue reading I’ll always be there for you
“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.” Isaiah 26:3 Let's think about what this verse is saying, it all intermingles: If your trust is in God, you will have perfect peace, and you have perfect peace because your mind is stayed on him; Your … Continue reading Kept in perfect peace
“For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” (2 Timothy 1:7 KJV) This verse has always been one of my favorites. There have been times in life when the perilous winds of fear battered at my frail, human heart, threatening to seize … Continue reading The anxious clutches of fear
Ever seen that posted in a hotel, gas station, or store - when you’re not in the greatest mood..? I have. My word! it can make you wanna stare straight into that camera, and make a sour face just out of spite! (orrrr perhaps that’s just me (lol). So instead, you plaster on that fake … Continue reading “Smile you’re on camera”
One day you opened your eyes for the first time. One day was your first day of kindergarten. One day you grew up. One day you graduated highschool. One day you fell in love. One day you felt as though you were on top of the world. One day you got a job. One day … Continue reading This moment