few love slaps. Ha!
friends with Jen Hatmaker now. Any woman
that calls Target God’s store has my heart. Ha!
life. Honestly, I need people in my
life. I would call myself a social butterfly. My husband would say I talk too much, ehem. I just love
people. I need people.
people are flawed. We are all sinners. When you put faith in man, you will
eventually be let down. Not because everyone means to hurt you but because we
are all imperfect.
stopped with Adam. Nope he knew that Adam
needed Eve. Lord knows Nick needs me. LOL. I need him too!When we are alone, we are left to our own devises,
you know..that nagging Satan in our ear. I will admit, I am one of those people
sometimes. If you look at me wrong, my
mind goes to a million different places…
me. I’m not pretty. Crap, she is mad at me.
bad gas. Ha!
in our ear. Hopefully you have a friend that you can share this nonsense with,
she can slap you around and send you on your merry way. I feel so blessed that I have strong women in
my life that will say, “Crystal you are
acting a fool. Pull it together!”
loved. I don't think it is conceited to say that. I am blessed to have friends that I know I can depend on. I also know that my faith isn’t
in any person, but God alone. This is my way of staying guarded and understanding that forgiveness was given to me and I need to do the same for others. We all have the ability to be a friend but that doesn't mean that we won't make mistakes.
translates to adulthood is my daily jam as a teacher. I tell parents all the time, we are not raising kids, we are raising
adults. It doesn’t matter to me that
my students are only five. If we don’t start teaching and loving them now,
world. I think this is why I teach kindergarten. I love spending the majority of my day living
through the eyes of a five year old. It
really is such a fun adventure and you never know what to expect next. There is true joy and exploration as they
aren’t afraid. Children are fearless
when it comes to just about everything.
I wish I could bottle that and drink it every day.
royalty out of any mess.” He knew
before he created me that I would be a hot mess. He is constantly picking up the pieces and
putting them back together for me. There
are times he is pushing me and times he is dragging me kicking a screaming. Thankfully it is his plan for me to not walk
this journey alone. I can let go of my
past, break down walls and let some girlfriends in to hold my hand along the
that community is totally important to God and so very important to me. I’m
wearing my honesty like a shield.
when I played that game when I was younger. I was a scaredy cat though. Ha! I
can’t wait to dive in and see what layers God choosing to peel back in my funky
you can join our FB group. Feel free to
link up if you are part of our group. I always love reading others’
reflections. It’s amazing to me that we
can all read the very same verse and it can mean a hundred different
things. God is so good like that. He
gives us the discernment we need at that very moment.
study. Know that you are so loved and if you need some Girl Talk, then I’m your girl.