Jesus Stuff

Jesus stuff

Jesus stuff is about wading through a messy faith, deconstructing, reconstructing, and learning how to apply it to life in a positive way. Letting Jesus be the focus.

Tackling Control Issues Ruled by Fear

I am a control freak. It's not fully my fault. As my mother and I discussed the other day, I am a control freak who ...
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For I know the plans I have for you…

I remember running into someone I had known before my life changed drastically from my mental breakdown. We spoke briefly about the struggle I had ...
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crisis of faith

Is a crisis of faith a bad thing?

At the end of 2015, I made a confession about something that had terrified me to both face and admit. I was having a crisis ...
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Neighbour

Love thy neighbour

Love thy neighbour. Those of us raised in Christianity are taught this simple statement as one of the fundamentals of the our faith. Its simplicity, ...
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control

Control is an illusion worsening anxiety

Living by faith when you are a person who needs to be in control is difficult. Although there are many reasons driving the need to ...
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When they go low, I will go high

As an INFJ, it is incredibly easy for me to feel discouraged and downtrodden when I feel like the fight for humanity is losing. Equally ...
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Finding my faith revolution

Two weeks ago, I sat on my couch sobbing in my husband's arms as I realized that the faith I had been raised in and ...
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Finding my soapbox

When I first started into the blogging world I was a dramatic teenager, pouring my soul out to strangers on Xanga and Livejournal, long before ...
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This is when being a Christian is a struggle

As I sit down to write this, my hands are shaking, tears are brimming in my eyes, and I feel like my stomach hasn't stopped ...
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Is there a difference between alienating everyone and living by our faith?

It looks like I'm off to a late start yet again with this... but it's been a busy few weeks. There has been a lot ...
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