Emotional Health

Encouraging women to walk deeper with God at Kristi Woods (.net) as we balance our emotional health with God’s truth.

In Life’s “Tough”, How Do You Give Thanks?

In Life’s “Tough”, How Do You Give Thanks?

“Prepare me, Lord.” The ending days of Dad’s life were coming. The rockslide was imminent, a slippery slope for certain. I didn’t want Dad to go. I needed God. Maybe you have felt that stomach-churning realization as well? The prayer was whispered in August. Just last week, I realized God answered that prayer. Maybe he has answered…

How Your Generosity Can Cause the Good and Faithful Servant to Rise

How Your Generosity Can Cause the Good and Faithful Servant to Rise

Never did I consider it. The writing lessons were supposed to be an aid for ministry, not for writing obituaries. Tears welled. Oh God, I don’t want these skills for this. They’re not supposed to be for writing an obituary. Lord, help me…. I took a deep breath, an effort to calm a tightened and…

Are You Anxious for Nothing?

Are You Anxious for Nothing?

Are you anxious for nothing–or maybe a little something? Or, a big something? Here’s my story–one of a few–about a battle with anxious thoughts. Be Anxious for Nothing The index card’s backside was barely visible. The back reflected enough of the white, however, to create a three dimensional effect on the mammoth-sized mirror. The card appeared to be…