She’s Got Issues — Chapter 8, Quitting the Comparison Game

I suppose it’s human nature, this comparison thing. Last chapter we identified the assortment of ways we torture ourselves as we look around us, comparing ourselves with the people around us. Today we take time to investigate how we might desist on the torturing. Nicole opens each chapter with a quote that applies to theContinue reading “She’s Got Issues — Chapter 8, Quitting the Comparison Game”

She’s Got Issues – Chapter 7, The Comparison Game

If ever there was a trap to keep us from being all we’re made to be and do, it’s the comparison game. We compare what we have/own to what others have – clothes, shoes, cars, houses, families. We compare what we do with what others do – speaking, writing, teaching, caring, helping. We compare whatContinue reading “She’s Got Issues – Chapter 7, The Comparison Game”

She’s Got Issues – Ch. 6, The Storm of Insecurity

Bet I’ve read this chapter twice since it’s been so long since I’ve picked up our She’s Got Issues  study. So here goes third time. I hear it’s a charm! Throughout Scripture, storms are used to display God’s power… In a way this is uniquely God’s, He can create, use, and shelter us from everyContinue reading “She’s Got Issues – Ch. 6, The Storm of Insecurity”

She’s Got Issues — Chapter 5

Insidious Insecurity I missed posting last week, so let’s not dawdle. Let’s talk…insecurity, “a cloudy kind of word, with all kinds of associations and feelings hiding in it.” Insecurity is the recognition of an area of vulnerability, the general sense of dis-ease in one’s own skin. Insecurity presents itself both as a trait of ourContinue reading “She’s Got Issues — Chapter 5”

She’s Got Issues – Chapter 1

Here we are, sisters in study, ready to begin our discussion of Nicole Unice’s book, She’s Got Issues. Chapter One — “Cheap Plastic Souls.” From her opening Barbie quote to her question, “Am I changed because of Jesus?” Nicole captured my attention on that first page…but I also became acutely aware that this book won’t beContinue reading “She’s Got Issues – Chapter 1”