Podcast show #9: Are we living as good girls or God's girls? | Special guest: Katrina McCain

Podcast show #9: Are we living as good girls or God's girls? | Special guest: Katrina McCain

In this episode, Katrina will share the funny story about how she got started in modeling, the role her parents played as she turned back to following after God, the freedom that she experienced when she released the mindset of perfection, obedience preceding our feelings, the importance of knowing our identity in Christ, why it's important to see if the man interested in you has a hyena spirit or a lion spirit, and so much more! 

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Podcast show #8: Why is mental health important to God? | Special guest: Dr. Cerrissa Hugie Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Podcast show #8: Why is mental health important to God? | Special guest: Dr. Cerrissa Hugie Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Cerrissa Hugie Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner sheds some light on why mental health and having a stable mind is important to God, she’s going to explain why emotional vulnerability is so necessary and she will break down why intentional self-care is important in being productive in the long run.

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Podcast show #7: Why do we believe God will deliver everyone else, but we don't believe He will deliver us?

Podcast show #7: Why do we believe God will deliver everyone else, but we don't believe He will deliver us?

God challenged me with 3 things that contribute to us circling around and around in this same weak mindset. Jealousy, envy, anger, anxiety, frustration, fear and all sorts of other things thrive in that place of unbelief! Jesus died so that we can be freed from that bondage. God wants and has so much more for His sons and daughters.

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Homes of grace interview with the Laundry Hour Podcast

Homes of grace interview with the Laundry Hour Podcast

On the show, I was able to share a bit about why I started The Lightingale, how we as women should be discerning of the culture's current women's empowerment movement, letting our lives (without words) win our husbands over and much more!

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Cultivating the gift | Guest blogger: Samantha Balandimal

Cultivating the gift | Guest blogger: Samantha Balandimal

I love the part that says that she wiped his feet with her hair. A woman’s hair during this time was her pride and joy, 1 Corinthians 11:15 even says that a woman’s hair was referred to as her glory. In other words, she wiped the feet of Jesus with her glory, her identity, her dignity, and any pride that she would have left in her.  

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International interview with Annemarie Cross of The Ambitious Entrepreneur Podcast Network (video + audio)

International interview with Annemarie Cross of The Ambitious Entrepreneur Podcast Network (video + audio)

On the show, I was able to share a bit about why I started The Lightingale, how we as women should be discerning of the culture's current women's empowerment movement, letting our lives (without words) win our husbands over and much more!

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We completed our first EVER photo challenge!

We completed our first EVER photo challenge!

5 women participated but only 3 were eligible for the drawing at the end. I’m so honored to announce De'Nita Moss as the winner of the 2018 #LightingaleJuneChallenge! She won a brand new Bible and notebook from Lifeway and a Starbucks gift card!

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The Lightingale's FIRST EVER photo challenge!

The Lightingale's FIRST EVER photo challenge!

I am so excited to announce TheLightingaleblog.com's first ever Instagram photo challenge! I have had the privilege of participating in 2 Instagram challenges and it was so much fun! SO, for the month of June, The Lightingale is hosting it's VERY OWN! YAY! The challenge starts tomorrow (June 12th)!

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Summer heat...what do I eat? | June blog contributor: Tanesha Bryant

Summer heat...what do I eat? | June blog contributor: Tanesha Bryant

The summer heat makes it so that I don’t want to cook. It happens every summer without fail. However, I have learned over the years that you can be just as creative in preparing meals without firing up the oven all the time. This week, my wonderful husband was not going to be around a microwave. So, instead of plain old sandwiches, I (without a recipe) made chicken pasta salad.

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