Come On Over

Join me today over at Christian Women Online Network  My article is on the front page and gives you a peek into my Christian life. Some of its not so pretty but God has redeemed me through His Son Jesus Christ. Hope you’ll go on over and support me by reading and “liking” the […]

31 days of 2 min. devos: What Forgiveness Is and Is Not by Julie

1-     Forgiveness has nothing to do with whether or not the person DESERVES forgiveness. 2-     Forgiveness is not saying what the person did or did not do is right. 3-     Forgiveness is taking the person off our hook and putting them on God’s hook. 4-     We are cutting them loose from our backs and giving […]

Friends, Forgiveness and God’s Amazing Grace

  I am so incredibly thankful for the people in my life. I can’t even put into words how humbled and amazed I am that God would bless me (first and foremost) with His love and His grace, but secondly with the love and grace of my family and friends. I haven’t always been the […]

God Did I Hear You Right? (by Heather Bryant Freeman)

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! There is a new addition to GraceFull Women and her name is Heather Freeman. Heather will be guest posting every Wednesday but I’m giving you a taste of her laid back, honest writing today. She is my co-teacher in our lifegroup class on Sunday mornings and has captured my heart as we have become kindred […]

Thankful For Forgiveness

I’m thankful that I don’t have to get up every morning and make a list of my sins and beg God to forgive me for them. He’s already done that the day Christ Jesus my Savior died on the cross and bore every sin for all the world. He bore the punishment and paid the penalty for […]

31 Days of Taking Off Masks: Day 9 Pretending to Forgive

I wear a mask pretending I’ve forgiven a certain person. It’s a great mask, all nice and pretty with a smile attached every time I see her. But when I see her I’m just not sure I’ve relinquished full forgiveness because I still really don’t want to be around her too much. (No it’s not […]

The Grace Full Woman and Forgiveness

Hey I’m guest posting over at my friend Brandy’s blog Grace Full Wife today. Some of you may be interested in finding out more about my juicy marriage. Well here’s your chance, Haha. No really go on over and find out how to be a grace full wife. Love you guys.     A Grace Full Woman […]

Grace Full Women:Forgiveness and Trust are Separate Issues

I know I seem to be stuck on a forgiveness kick but that’s what I’ve been studying lately. I don’t mean to be redundant. A Grace Full Woman realizes that forgiveness and trust are two separate issues. Sometimes we are reluctant to forgive because we believe it means we must trust the offender. However forgiveness and trust are separate […]

Grace Full Women Know Forgiving Themselves Is Not An Issue

The Grace Full Woman has finally realized that she can’t forgive herself. Have you ever thought you’d hear such a thing? Certainly it’s necessary to forgive yourself before you can live in the fullness of God’s grace, right? Well I’ve never found Scripture to back that up, have you? I’ve heard it from other women, […]

My Ex-Life

Life is full of surprises, isn’t it? One day I looked in the mirror and saw a young mother of two, and then before I could count the gray hairs, the kids were grown and I had to squint to see myself in the mirror.  As I move through the different phases of my life, […]