Milk and Honey Magazine tips for starting a Bible study in your college sorority! Marquette University grad Lindsay trusted God for His guidance!

Sorority Bible Study?

I knew I would meet resistance in trying to start a Bible study in my sorority, but I didn’t think I would meet it so early on. And especially not from my fellow Christian community.

Since Marquette U. recruitment was in the winter instead of the fall, I had already planted some roots at school. But my roots didn’t seem so interested in my idea of joining a sorority in hopes of building relationships and eventually starting a Bible study.

Milk and Honey Magazine Bible verse about who you are in Christ as young women. You are God's, dear girl.

But Who Am I, Really?

Fat, skinny, gullible, strong-willed, pretty, flighty, short, worthless, crazy, boring...

...the world loves to tell us who we are, and even more-so: who we're NOT. But with the passing trends, worldwide confusion, and anxiety rates floating through the roof - where is it we're to look? Who are we meant to be... simply what others stamp us as?

Milk and Honey Magazine - are you feeling uncertain about your life, maybe as graduation approaches? Darling girl - trust in Jesus to handle your struggles and worries! HE is certain!

Certain About Uncertainty

As I attempt to embark on this journey of untangling the human feeling of uncertainty, I am cuddled up on this chilly November day with my Bible and cup of coffee with Hillsong Worship's "Seasons" playing in the background - can you picture it?

Milk and Honey Magazine tips to grow closer to Jesus. These tips will give you a better, happier, more peaceful life!

Growing Closer to ✝

One of the most popular questions I have been getting lately is one I don't have a straight answer to. When I read "How can I grow closer to Jesus?" my heart leaps, excited that people want to pursue Jesus, but I get all kinds of nervous as I type out a reply because honestly? 

It's up to YOU. Yup, you read that right! Growing closer to Jesus is 100% up to you.  

Milk and Honey Magazine - your belief in Christianity, that Jesus died for your sins, DOES matter, princess! Faith is essential!

Does What I Believe Really Matter?

Does what I believe in really make a difference?

When reading this question, your immediate response, as a Christian, will most probably be an enthusiastic: Yes. Of course!

First, I agree with you. Second, let’s dig deeper. Because I think the answer to this question will prove itself vital and inherent to the way we continue to live our lives.

Milk and Honey Magazine - if you're waiting for a marriage, a job, a house, a college acceptance, whatever - trust in God. If you're waiting for a husband, boyfriend, job, or children,, Jesus is preparing you, princess!

If You're Waiting, God Is Preparing You

It’s no secret, being humans, that we were born impatient. We want what we want, and we want it now. We hate lines, we hate waiting for packages to arrive in the mail after a day of exciting online shopping, and we hate waiting for the clock to hit 5 o’clock to go home after a long day of work. Whether we hide it well it or not, we all know waiting is hard.

American Idol finalist and Miss America finalist Jasmine Murray, Christian singer featured on K-Love, explains her dreams, goals, and advice to her younger self!

Living Fearless

Best known for her powerhouse vocals as a finalist in season eight of “American Idol,” Jasmine Murray was named Miss Mississippi and placed top 10 in Miss America 2015. Now at 26, she’s inspiring audiences not only with her fresh pop sound but with a profound message of hope as an artist and songwriter.

“I feel like I'm on a journey, and it’s a privilege to be able to share that with people,” she says. “I know this is my purpose. I'm where I’m supposed to be. I want to reach people with the message God’s given me.”

Milk and Honey Magazine article about finding faith in God when times get tough. Trust in Jesus to steady you and calm your anxiety!

Delayed But Not Denied

I’ve failed more than a couple of tests over the years because my faith and trust in God was sub-par.

My response to uncomfortable situations was running for the first exit sign or kicking and screaming, figuratively of course. I’ve missed the opportunity to grow in my faith so many times and with that I've struggled with having a joyful heart no matter what is going on in my life.

Milk and Honey Magazine - through difficult times of testing and struggle, Jesus is with you. You are never alone, darling girl. God has a plan to get you through it stronger than before!

When Times Get Hard

Have you felt like throwing in the towel?

Wondering if you’ve missed it because nothing worthwhile seems to be happening anymore? 

Have you ever felt everything was going opposite the Lord’s promises?

These tough times, when we don't know if we'll make it through, are the times when our true motives and resolve are tested. What is truly in our hearts is brought to the surface and God wants to bring beauty out of the ashes.

Milk and Honey Magazine - while we can struggle with anxiety, stress, or self-worth problems, GOD is our all-in-all. Jesus provides rest, which is exactly what we likely need.

30 Seconds to Stillness

We all have those times and seasons in our lives that we just don't seem to get. Where we ask: "What are you doing Lord? How does this fit into anything?"

It just feels hard and frustrating and often we feel overlooked and forgotten.

In reality, God has heard all our prayers and perhaps this time of stillness and isolation is not a lack of answers, but perhaps - the exact answer to what we have prayed for.