Posts by Christina Patterson

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Christina Patterson is a wife and stay-at-home mom. She is the founder of Beloved Women, Inc., a non-profit providing resources and community for women to truly know who they are in Christ.

4 Words That Stop Fear Every Time

Never Underestimate a Woman With a Prayer and a Plan

Is Fear Blocking Your Blessings?

It's been one of those weeks. Stress, demands and struggling relationships have made it difficult to sleep when I need sleep the most. I lay in bed while my mind races with thoughts of how the day could have been better and how tomorrow...

God Knows Your Heart… But Do You Know His?

"God knows my heart". How many times have we heard someone say this or said it ourselves? Although we usually say this phrase to express our true desire to serve God, it actually does more to show our sinful nature. The Bible has a...

Trusting God With Your Troubles Today

So you're having trouble trusting God with your troubles today? Trusting God can sometimes be difficult. Especially when we don't understand. I see you at the grocery store, as anxiety floods over you, while you wonder if you will have enough money in your account to cover...

Three Ways To Combat Spiritual Warfare

As you may have noticed the Christian life is not always a walk in the park. We experience the grace and peace that come from a relationship with Jesus Christ but we also fight every day against temptations, tests and trials that come our...

When Guilt And Shame Consumes Us

Guilt and shame are two of Christian's biggest enemies. They slither into our lives taking our joy, our confidence and hindering our relationships. We try hard to ignore them hoping they will just leave us alone but they only become a heavier weight to bear. Guilt...

When Nothing Seems To Be Enough

I have a good life. I have a loving husband, two adorable kids, a lovely home, supportive family and friends and a dream career that's taking off. From the outside looking in that would seem to be enough. It's not. There are times when I feel it's...

Confessions of a Modern Day Martha

If I had to choose a character in the Bible that I am the most like it would be Martha. We read in Luke 10:38-42 that she invited Jesus into her home but soon became distracted with all the preparations that had to be...

7 Ways to Encourage Yourself When You’re Feeling Down

Remember God is greater than whatever it is that has you feeling down.

It Will Be Worth The Wait

Whenever you wonder if it will be worth the wait, just remember stress makes you believe that everything has to happen right now. Faith reassures you that everything will happen in God's timing.