Does God Have You Absolutely, Without Limitations?

“I will give your life to you as a prize in all places, wherever you go.” —Jeremiah 45:5 “This is the firm and immovable secret of the Lord to those who trust Him– “I will give your life to you….” What more does a man want than his life? It is the essential thing. “…your life…as a prize…” means that wherever you may go, even if it is into hell, you will come out with your life and nothing can harm it. So many of us are caught up in exhibiting things for others to see, not showing off property… read more…

What’s in Your Personal Care Products?

  What chemicals should we avoid? Sodium lauryl sulfate. Found in: shampoo, body wash, foundation, face wash, mouthwash and toothpaste. … BHA Triclosan and triclocarban Aminophenol, Diaminobenzene, Phenylenediamine (Coal Tar) Parabens Polyethylene/PEGs Retinyl palmitate, retinyl acetate, retinoic acid and retinol Petroleum distillates AND MORE…. What ARE those things? Why do we think we need them in our personal care products? Those chemicals and others cause hormonal imbalance, toxicities, reproductive health problems, and even cancer. Instead of nourishing your skin, these chemicals will disrupt your skin and overall health. Read this. We don’t think much about those things until we or… read more…

Dilution – Learning How to use Essential Oils Topically

  There are 3 ways to use Essential Oils… AROMATICALLY INTERNALLY (doTERRA only – the purity is guaranteed, unlike other essential oil companies) TOPICALLY – and today we will talk about topical use with DILUTION.     DILUTION So what is it? It is a very common term used when talking about applying essential oils TOPICALLY. DILUTION means we add the essential oils to a “carrier oil” and then rub it, roll it or spray it onto our skin. There are LOTS of types of carrier oils. I mostly use fractionated coconut oil. It has a light emollient effect and is… read more…

Safe & Natural Sunscreen

Do you Burn or Tan? I can remember as a child going to the lake with my mom & dad. My mom, who had olive skin,  would be out in the sun and after 2 days would as tan as if she had spent all summer in the sun. My dad would sit at a picnic table under a tree. One hour in the sun and he would have nothing but a blistered sunburn! I am somewhere in-between, but I rarely get out in the sun enough to get tan anymore. (I just don’t like to get sweaty for no… read more…

The trial of your Faith

    “Show me wherefore thou contendest with me” (Job 10:2). Perhaps, O tried soul, the Lord is doing this to develop thy graces. There are some of thy graces which would never have been discovered if it were not for the trials. “God trains His soldiers… …not in tents of ease and luxury, but by turning them out and using them to forced marches and hard service. He makes them ford through streams, and swim through rivers and climb mountains, and walk many a weary mile with heavy knapsacks on their backs. Well, Christian, may not this account for… read more…