because we all need to know that we’re worthy

hello there. my name’s elena, and i’m a recovering people-pleaser. yes, that’s right. a recovering people-pleaser. the long + short of it is that i used to care so much about what others thought of me that i let their opinions define me and my worth. and now? well, now i don’t.

the journey to get to this place has not been an easy one, the road often littered with unexpected speed bumps, twists … Read the rest

“everyone is so scared of messing up God’s plan for their life. humans already screwed up the plan, and Jesus already fixed it. go be free. {the one and only Lauren Dubinsky}

YES. yesyesyesyesyes.

seriously. it breaks my heart to see all these brothers and sisters in Christ walking around with their tails between their legs, skittish and fearful and carrying the weight of the world, their past, and their shame on their … Read the rest