Style Post: Jord Wood Watches

Hey Friends!

It’s been a hot minute since I last blogged.

Honestly, life has just been so busy. I am in the last stages of preparation for nursing school, and let me tell you, I don’t see life slowing down at all in the next year of my life.

That’s okay, there is ALL THE GRACE for that, and I am pressing forward in excitement and expectancy.

Today, I want to share with you about this amazing company I recently discovered. Jord watches reached out to me and were gracious enough to send me an amazingly beautiful, and unique custom wood watch.

I am totally in love with it. I have worn it so many times since receiving it. Especially for this time of year, I think an Jord watch would be the perfect gift for anyone on your list!

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Each watch comes in this ADORABLE wooden packaging, so you won’t even have to wrap it.  I mean come on, how perfect right?!

 

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I am all heart eyes over here. The pop of mint on the dark wood background is perfection. 

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You NEED one in your life.

 

Here are some links to find the perfect watch for you or for a gift.

 

To link to the men’s shop : https://www.woodwatches.com/shop/men/#sheiscaptivatingblog
To link to the women’s shop : https://www.woodwatches.com/shop/women/#sheiscaptivatingblog
To link to THIS watch: https://www.woodwatches.com/series/frankie-35/dark-sandalwood-and-mint/#sheiscaptivatingblog

 

Talk to you soon, my captivating ladies!

 

xoxo

Amanda Marie

in case you’re feeling lonely on #nationalboyfriendday

Hi friend.

If you’re here, I am really sorry. I mean it, I am.

Society is sometimes harsh to single ladies. And what is even worse, the Christian culture sometimes is even worse on singles. It often seems contradictory, the way they simultaneously talk about being “fulfilled by Jesus alone” yet hold countless marriage workshops and endless sermons on dating and finding “the one.”

What’s worse is that if you’re over the age of like 25 and are Christian and unmarried, you are seen as strange or “something is wrong with you.”

I’m here to just encourage you, you aren’t weird. Something IS NOT wrong with you. And it is more than okay to be single.

It is actually an amazing GIFT.

I know what you’re thinking…”Yeah, Amanda that is easy for you to say…you HAVE a boyfriend.”

And I know, it may seem hypocritical coming from me. Just hear me out.

I spent most of teenage and young adult life jumping from relationship to relationship. I was always desperately hoping that one of these “boys” would finally fulfill me and make me happy. I was empty, and searching and searching for someone to fill me up. It was an exhausting search. I found myself heartbroken over and over again. I wanted to just give up hope.

It was at the end of my dating rope that Jesus found me and spoke tenderly over my beaten and bruised heart.

“Please, let me fill you.”

I remember the exact place. The exact time of day.

I was sitting on the patio of a Starbucks, writing in my prayer journal. Desperate for answers about a current relationship I was in. I knew it wasn’t the right thing for me to be with him. He said he was a Christian, but it was the same toxic roller coaster of emotions. One day, he wanted to be with me, and the next, he wanted to be with someone else. I was so exhausted. i just wanted some peace and some rest.

I wrote in my journal these sweet words, “I surrender, Jesus. I want your best for me.”

In that moment, I felt the sweetest release I have ever felt. I felt so much peace. It felt like Jesus literally stepped back into time in that moment and wrapped His arms around me.

The very next day, that guy broke up with me for good. The roller coaster was over. I was finally at peace.

I spent the next few months just intentionally loving Jesus. I dove into community and I dove into God’s own heart. I read books on what it meant to be single. I also read books on Christian marriage and dating and what it really should look like. I began filling a journal of heartfelt prayers to my future husband. And I waited. I just waited for God’s timing, for the first time TRULY trusting Him with my dating life. I knew He would redirect my heart to the right one at the right time.

And He did. He is faithful. I am reminded of His faithfulness each and every single time I look at my current boyfriend, Maverick.

We are not perfect, by any means. We still have our struggles and our ups and our downs. But God so divinely and sovereignly intersected our lives together at just the right moment.

I tell you this, friend to encourage you. I don’t tell  you this to brag to you about my boyfriend on #nationalboyfriendday…I mean seriously what even is that?

I don’t tell you this to be another Christian girl who rubs her “perfect Christian relationship” in your face.

I tell you this because I see way too many hurting hearts out there. I see way too many AMAZING daughters of the King trading in their crowns for “boys” who will never lead them spiritually, will never treat them how they should be treated, will NEVER treasure and respect their purity…

BOYS who will never kiss away their tears, bur rather, they cause them.

BOYS who will never embrace them and pray boldly and powerfully over them, but rather, make fun of their faith.

BOYS who would rather ask them to come “watch netflix” than take them on a proper date.

BOYS who will never spin them around and around to old music on the kitchen floor late at night, but rather, will “spin” them around emotionally…leaving them always questioning if they are loved and respected.

The list goes on and on.

I so long for each daughter of the King to know her true worth. I so long for each precious daughter to be cherished by the man of her dreams.

So I am writing this to you to ENCOURAGE you today, sister.

There are WONDERFUL godly men out there just praying and waiting for a beautiful woman like you to come into their lives.

But, you will never find them if you keep settling for less than God’s best for you.

So today, if your heart is feeling burdened, empty, saddened, jealous as you are scrolling through the seemingly endless instagram posts today…

Just know there is only ONE heart deserving of all  your love and trust while you are in the waiting season, and it’s Jesus’.

And know that being completely satisfied and fulfilled in Him is the BEST thing  you can ever bring to your future spouse one day.

You are worthy.

Please let that truth sink deep into your bones today.

Love,

A girl who KNOWS.

xoxo,

Amanda Marie

VICTORS, not victims.

Okay guys,

I do apologize for not posting on the blog for a while now. Well, I am kind of sorry but also kind of not because the Good Lord has done a work in my heart over the past few weeks. I’m talking a full forced RENOVATION. I am truly a new creation, and am walking in a new level of freedom I never thought was possible. I am just on my knees grateful to Jesus for everything He has done and everything He will do.

He’s amazing.

Anyways, today I felt it laid on my heart that there are so many Christians who just aren’t walking in freedom. Plain and simple. And I totally understand why, because up until this past weekend, I really wasn’t walking in freedom completely either. I was still very much walking through anxiety, fear, stagnation in my faith, doubts, and feeling like I was just being consumed by lies from the enemy every hour of every day. I guess I began to just accept that as how it was supposed to be because “being a Christian is hard, ya’ll” and yes, it is hard. There is some truth to that statement. But I truly believe now, that it was never supposed to be a war. We were never supposed to be constantly in battle against ourselves and our mind. We were never supposed to spend our lives fighting battles that Jesus already WON for us.

Let me tell you about a vision I had during worship a few weeks ago. I was worshipping with my eyes closed (of course) and The Lord began to bring me into a very vivid, very intense vision. In this vision, I was in a dark prison cell. There was cement everywhere, the walls and the floor. There were NO windows. It was dark and grimy and felt…evil. I looked in the corner, and saw My Sweet Jesus chained up and beaten up and bruised and battered. It was a heart breaking sight. In this vision, I had a bird’s eye view of myself, at around the age of maybe 10 or so and I was wearing a white dress. I kept running back to Jesus and ushering him to come with me. I kept grabbing His battered arm, begging Him to get up and come.

He kept pointing at the prison door (which was open) and telling me to leave. There were no words exchanged between me and Jesus, just gestures.

After the vision, I was confused and didn’t quite know what God was trying to reveal to me through it. But after asking Holy Spirit to give me clarity, I heard the sentence,

Stop going back to the things Jesus died for you to have freedom in.”

DANG.

I began to tear up and realize that vision was a wake up call for me, and I believe many others to realize that Jesus wasn’t joking when He said, “IT IS FINISHED.” He literally wore our chains and our bruises and our wounds FOR US! We cannot ever, ever become complacent about this truth. So, if Jesus really did die for our suffering and for us to have full freedom, why are so many of us still in bondage?

Good question.

I think the answer was also revealed in my vision…

We willingly go to back to those things. We want to take them back from Jesus (aka take them down from the cross.)

You see, Jesus can completely deliver us from something, yet we keep running back because it is comfortable. Because we have made a home for those things. Things like fear, anxiety, depression, bad health, etc.

I know this is controversial, I will probably get some backlash for speaking this truth, but I know that Jesus is anointing me with this message, so I will preach LOUD for all to hear.

YOU HAVE FREEDOM! YOU HAVE VICTORY! YOU HAVE COMPLETE DELIVERANCE! WALK IN IT.

As Christians, we can no longer have a victim mentality. Because we actually aren’t victims, at all. We are VICTORS.

I don’t know about you, but I don’t want Jesus’ death to be in vain. I will never forget the picture of Him in my dream…His suffering. His brokenness. All because of my sin. I will not let His death be in VAIN. Instead, I will take the victory He freely gave me and RUN WITH IT.

Cool story, I got baptized officially last weekend by my sister in a random little lake. As I held her hand walking out into the water, She told me, “As we were walking out, I saw this vision of you RUNNING OUT THE DOOR OF THE PRISON CELL. In your white dress.”

GUYS! Are you serious? He is so cool and so good! He is so willing to give you deliverance form your struggles. Are you willing? Are you willing to give it all to Him and trust that His death was enough??

I will end with a verse.

Luke 11: 24-26 reads, “When an unclean spirit has gone out of a person, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and finding none it says, “I will return to my house from which I came. And when it comes, it finds the house swept and put in order. Then it goes and brings seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they enter and dwell there. And the state of that person is worse than the first.”

Guys, Jesus is SO willing to bring you freedom in your life. That’s literally WHO HE IS. But if after Jesus heals and delivers us, we merely “sweep” up the houses of our heart, and don’t do a complete and total heart renovation…like top to bottom sterilization, we are simply inviting those evil things to come back, stronger than before because those things are WELCOME there.

Yikes.

Ask Jesus to deliver you today, friend. But be prepared to do a serious remodeling in your heart. It is Jesus’ job to free us, but it is OUR responsibility to sanctify ourselves and create a place where those spirits are no longer welcome.

Freedom is FREE!! Take Hold of it today.

You are so loved,

Amanda Marie

 

style post: PoppyandDot

Okay okay. Let’s all be basic for a second and talk about how amazing it is that it’s almost FALL?!

I know I personally could not be more excited of fall weather, pumpkin spice EVERYTHING, red wine, and cuddly nights. I don’t mind being basic if it means loving all of these things.

I have a really fun style post for you today. I am collaborating with PoppyandDot to bring you this seriously AMAZE fall outfit.

They sent me this dress, and I nearly fell over and died when I got it in the mail. It’s perfect for the coming Fall days. The color and style are gorgeous.

I paired it with some red lips, some Freebirds, and a cute hat from H&M and it’s safe to say I will be flaunting this around well into the fall months…at least until it starts snowing here in CO.

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It’s safe to say I am all HEART EYES over here about this dress and this shopping destination.

They always have FREE SHIPPING which is amazing because who likes shipping?

Head on over to their instagram @poppyanddot and buy this amazing dress!! OR two dresses. OR three.

style post: shopmarquemodest

IT’S FRIDAY!

I don’t know about you, but I am so ready for the weekend. It has been such a busy and productive week for me, but I am super ready for some quality R&R.

I have another special style post for you all today! I hope you are enjoying all of these style posts. I am transitioning the blog to incorporate more style/beauty/lifestyle posts!

Today, I am featuring an AMAZING boutique owned by the beautiful Allie Shirley. She reached out to me a few weeks ago to collaborate and I honestly could not have been more excited. She owns an online boutique called MarqueModestApparel. This boutique aims to “rebrand modesty” and all of the items in it are modest and honoring to the Lord. Allie definitely hit the nail on the head with her collections because not only are they modest, but they are absolutely adorable. She truly gives a new meaning to the word modest! Her overall mission is to remind women that, “Jesus loves you, and you MATTER.”

Guys, I am not kidding you need to run, not walk to your computer and go buy some things from her shop. You will not be disappointed.

She sent me this shirt from her DIGNITY collection to wear and take some cute pictures in. The DIGNITY collection is a collection of tanks and tees to remind women of their worth and dignity in Christ. This shirt could not be any more perfect for me because I actually happen to LOVE the verse, “She is clothed with strength and dignity and she laughs without fear of the future.” Proverbs 31:25 I even have this verse tattooed on my side!

Here are some photos of me in this adorable and elegant tee.

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I’m totally obsessed with this tee and with her boutique. I even went and ordered an item from her new FALL COLLECTION because I simply could not resist.

You NEED this tee! It’s Friday, so you should treat yourself of course.

Here is the link to here shop:

marquemodestapparel.com

And, of course I have a discount code for all of you to use!

“SHEISDIGNITY” will get you 10 percent of your order if you buy a tee or tank from the DIGNITY collection.

That’s all I have for you today!

Love and blessings to you on this beautiful Friday,

Amanda Marie

style post: Walk In Love

Hello all my beautiful captivating friends!

I have a fun style post for you this evening, sponsored by Walk In Love Clothing Co.

This company seriously rocks, you guys.

I spoke with T.J, the founder of  WalkInLove and he wanted to send me a shirt to try out. Let me tell you, I was seriously impressed. The shirt they sent me is super soft, high quality, and you can tell that they spend so much time on their T-shirt designs.

Walk in Love’s primary goal is to create T-shirts with inspirational messages, namely, “a reminder to imitate God by loving others every chance we get-no strings attached.”

I. LOVE. THAT.

This is definitely a company I can get behind and I have every intention of frequenting their site to shop a lot more in the future.

Here are some shots in the T-shirt they sent me. It is a part of their “VICTORY” line that they just recently launched.

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This shirt makes me feel powerful. Like the kind of powerful where I know that if I stand firm in my faith, anything is possible.
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“Be on your guard, STAND FIRM in the faith; be courageous; be strong” 1 corinthians 16:13
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Shameless selfie. I have had so much VICTORY over shame in my life lately. This shirt from their VICTORY line holds so much meaning in my life.

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VICTORY OVER SHAME.

VICTORY OVER FEAR.

VICTORY OVER ANXIETY.

VICTORY OVER DEPRESSION.

VICTORY OVER SIN.

So much victory. So much Jesus.

If you want to order this shirt or any of their amazing apparel, I have a DISCOUNT CODE for you, “sheiscaptivating” will get you 15 percent off your entire order.

shopwalkinlove.com

Thanks so much for checking this post out! You are infinitely loved and entirely VICTORIOUS through Christ.

Know it, flaunt it.

xoxo,

Amanda Marie

style post: PinkSlateBoutique

Happy Saturday everyone!!

I have a super cute boutique to share with you today called “PinkSlateBoutique”

Susan (the owner) reached out to me and was kind enough to send me several pieces from her collection to wear and LOVE and share with all of you.

I absolutely love all of the clothing that this boutique has to offer. I could seriously spend all of my money here, but I was blessed enough to receive these clothes! I cannot WAIT to continue to shop here in the future.

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This romper is EVERYTHING. I have already worn it multiple times and I think it is perfect. The fit is great and it is perfect for date night 🙂 The necklace is also from PinkSlate and I will link both of them below for you to purchase:

http://www.pinkslateboutique.com/always-right-romper-blue/

http://www.pinkslateboutique.com/strike-gold-necklace/

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Next she sent me these adorable shorts! These are exactly my style. I have been wearing shorts like these all summer because they are so comfortable with just the right element of cute and the lace makes them sexy, yet tasteful. I will link them below:

http://www.pinkslateboutique.com/blow-my-mind-cream/

She also sent me this white shirt:

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I love simple white shirts like this. You can truly never go wrong when you pair this with some jeans!

I paired it with this PERFECT “don’t cross me” bralette also from PinkSlate and this was the result:

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WALLLAHHHH 🙂 The perfect Saturday combination. Once again, laid back but still cute and sexy all while being modest and tasteful.

Here are the links for the white shirt and the bralette:

http://www.pinkslateboutique.com/dont-cross-me-white/

http://www.pinkslateboutique.com/i-choose-you-tee-white/

I hope you will check out this amazing boutique and maybe buy some of the same items! We can be #twinsies.

I love you all and I hope you are having a WONDERFUL saturday 🙂

xoxo

Amanda Marie

style post: LulaRoe by Tori

Good afternoon all my Captivating ladies!!

I have recently been wanting to start posting more style and fashion posts on this blog because I am extremely passionate about style and dressing to honor the Lord!

I believe style and Jesus do NOT have to be separate entities 🙂

A few weeks ago, a woman named Tori reached out to me from Lula Roe. I had never heard of this brand before to be honest, but she offered to send me a few pieces from their collection so I decided to give it a shot!

Overall, I LOVE the pieces she sent me. LulaRoe is a brand that sells comfortable pieces of clothing that are also so cute! You can also be a “consultant” and sell the brand on your own which is what Tori does. She was so sweet and generous to send me these items from their collection!

The first item she sent is this adorable plain gray maxi skirt. I have honestly been on the lookout for a skirt like this for a while. Since I got it in the mail about two weeks ago, I have worn it 4-5 times! It is so comfortable and cute as well! I paired it with a black tank top from Francescas and waaaalaaa! This cute and easy outfit.

 

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How I feel in this new skirt 🙂
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SOOO flowy!

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Next, Tori sent me some black leggings which I totally needed with fall/winter quickly approaching. I basically live in leggings and Tori described them as “buttery” soft so I was ALL IN. They definitely did not disappoint! So comfy. I don’t have a picture of me wearing them, but I did take this photo:

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I will for sure be wearing these EVERY day in the fall and winter. You can win a pair of these in the giveaway!!

The last thing she sent me is this adorable “Irma” top:

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Once again, this is obvi not me in the pic (picture from pinterest) but this is an example of someone wearing the striped Irma top she sent me.

It’s so cute and so comfy!! Another staple I cannot wait to wear all the time. It is a high-low top (so perfect to pair with the leggings)

If you are interested in the giveaway, please go and follow Tori on instagram (@lularoe.tori) and then comment on MY photo about the giveaway and tag three people who may also be interested. You will then be entered to win a pair of LulaRoe Leggings and an Irma top to go with it!

Thanks for checking out this post and happy giveaway!!

 

Love,

Amanda Marie

choosing joy, deciding on hope

There are many things in life that you hear about happening to other people, but never imagine actually happening to you.

Like waking up on a “normal” Monday morning and walking outside to your car only to find that it’s gone. Yes, my car got stolen along with my boyfriend’s truck right outside of my house in the early hours of yesterday morning.

I find that in these moments, we have two choices. We can choose to let this be the end of the world and choose panic, sadness, anxiety, etc. OR we can choose in these moments to see the circumstance through eternal eyes and CHOOSE joy, contentment, and hope.

About six months ago, I was a completely different woman. I was someone who was still very much a slave to fear and anxiety on a daily basis. I was a woman who focused far too much on material objects and not nearly enough on her Heavenly Father.

Fast forward to today, and amidst this terrible circumstance I can confidently and honestly say…I am hopeful.

I have learned so much in the past 24 hours since the vehicles were stolen. I have learned that material things really cannot have a hold on you when Jesus is the source of you fulfillment and satisfaction. I have learned that when bad things happen to us, we often pine for justice. We want the “bad guys” to get caught and for revenge to happen. But through this experience, I have learned that God loves righteousness way more than we do and that ultimately, He is the one who gets a say in how that will play out.

Maverick and I decided to spend the afternoon going through scripture together yesterday instead of dwelling in the sadness of our current circumstances. We came across this verse in Isaiah, Chapter 61: Verses 8: “Because I, God, love fair dealing and hate thievery and crime, I’ll pay your wages on time and in full.”MSG

This was very comforting for me to read. It was such a beautiful reminder that God is on our side. He sees and hears our prayers and He wants to restore and redeem all that is stolen from us.

I think it is very important for Christians to always look at earthly circumstances and happenings through spiritual eyes. And looking at this circumstance through spiritual eyes revealed to me that this act of evil was an attack on Maverick and I. It was a sad and very pathetic attempt by the enemy to try and shake our faith.

Friends, we cannot let the enemy win in situations like this. He is always looking to steal from us…whether that be spiritually, physically, or emotionally.

We hear in John 10:10 that, “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”

Looking at this current situation through an earthly lens would be both detrimental and completely devastating. That car was my surprise 16th birthday present. I spent almost 8 years of my life driving it all over the state and beyond. It brought me through many nights spent crying all the way home and it heard my most intimate prayers spoken, sometimes yelled out loud. I know it sounds completely silly and ridiculous, but that car was such a significant part of my life. It was old and banged up and had various issues (one of which being no AC) which drove me nearly crazy this past hot Colorado summer. But it had character and it was special and I truly miss it. I had a very profound realization while driving to work this morning. I was blessed to receive a rental car from my insurance to drive until the claim is settled on my jeep. It is brand new, has AC, and is probably the nicest car I have ever driven…

But as I was driving out of my neighborhood this morning I found myself realizing that its just another car. Yes, it may be clean and new and shiny. But nothing new or fancy or special will ever replace my old 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee with the “God Bless Johnny Cash” sticker on the glove compartment.

Material things mean nothing at the end of the day.

Memories mean everything.

So I learned a lot through this circumstance.

1.) Appreciate every blessing you have to the fullest. Don’t wish you had something newer, or better, or prettier. Whether that be a car, a house, a new outfit, etc. Because take it from someone who has learned the hard way…the search for material fulfillment will ALWAYS come up dry.

2.) Rejoice always. Through trial. Through loss. We are called to rejoice through every circumstance because our hope isn’t in this world. Its in Jesus. And guess what? HE ALWAYS WINS.

3.) Pray for our enemies. The strangest evidence of the true heart transformation my heart has gone through in the past six months was revealed to me this morning as I found myself praying through tears on the way to work for the people who stole my car and the people who stole my boyfriend’s car. I prayed that SOMEHOW, SOMEWAY through this circumstance that they would find Jesus and that their lives would be transformed. Weird, I know. It seems so illogical. But Jesus calls us to love our enemies. Yes, even our enemies.

Yesterday while reading scripture with my boyfriend, He said something that just stuck with me so hard. He said, “You know, I was thinking about how awful this circumstance would be if I didn’t know God.”

You guys, Maverick had his entire LIFE packed in that truck. He was in the process of moving to Colorado so everything he owned was inside of it. Sentimental things. Important things. EVERYTHING he owned materially. Yet, yesterday morning I got to watch this amazing man of God rejoice amidst trial. I got to see the true meaning of faith because he not ONCE wavered from praise and hope and love.

We can all learn from someone like that. We have the privilege and blessing of having endless access to peace in any circumstance because we have our Heavenly Father to call on. I feel much more burdened and sad for the people who stole our cars than I do for Maverick and I. They are lost, but we are found. 

I feel so blessed to be found this morning.

So let me close with these verses from James Chapter One.

“Consider it a sheer gift, friends, when tests and challenges come at you from all sides. You know that under pressure, your faith-life is forced into the open and shows its true colors. So don’t try to get out of anything prematurely. Let it do its work so you become mature and well-developed, not deficient in any way.

5-8 If you don’t know what you’re doing, pray to the Father. He loves to help. You’ll get his help, and won’t be condescended to when you ask for it. Ask boldly, believingly, without a second thought. People who “worry their prayers” are like wind-whipped waves. Don’t think you’re going to get anything from the Master that way, adrift at sea, keeping all your options open.

9-11 When down-and-outers get a break, cheer! And when the arrogant rich are brought down to size, cheer! Prosperity is as short-lived as a wildflower, so don’t ever count on it. You know that as soon as the sun rises, pouring down its scorching heat, the flower withers. Its petals wilt and, before you know it, that beautiful face is a barren stem. Well, that’s a picture of the “prosperous life.” At the very moment everyone is looking on in admiration, it fades away to nothing.

12 Anyone who meets a testing challenge head-on and manages to stick it out is mighty fortunate. For such persons loyally in love with God, the reward is life and more life.

13-15 Don’t let anyone under pressure to give in to evil say, “God is trying to trip me up.” God is impervious to evil, and puts evil in no one’s way. The temptation to give in to evil comes from us and only us. We have no one to blame but the leering, seducing flare-up of our own lust. Lust gets pregnant, and has a baby: sin! Sin grows up to adulthood, and becomes a real killer.

16-18 So, my very dear friends, don’t get thrown off course. Every desirable and beneficial gift comes out of heaven. The gifts are rivers of light cascading down from the Father of Light. There is nothing deceitful in God, nothing two-faced, nothing fickle. He brought us to life using the true Word, showing us off as the crown of all his creatures.”

 

Amen.

xoxo,

Amanda Marie

style post: solid light co

Happy Friday my loves!

I’ve had the most amazing morning so far. I had an unexpected day off from work, which has honestly been the biggest blessing. This week was busy and hard at work. I just love how Jesus knows exactly what we need when we need it… like a day of rest. He’s amazing!

I wanted to share with you about an amazing new Christian clothing brand called Solid Light Co. They are based out of Columbus, Ohio and their mission is to “fill the void between fashion and religion.”

I communicated quite extensively with them and they always treated me with kindness and respect! I truly believe they are going to be extremely successful in their future endeavors.

They sent me a few pieces from their collection and I would love to show you what they sent me!

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“Faith can move mountains” Sweatshirt

I LOVE this so much. The material is so comfy and I can’t wait to sport this all around. It sends such a powerful messages and reminds me of the scripture Matthew 17:20, “He replied, “Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.”

It will be such a special reminder to me, something that I need to always keep in mind.

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“Do all things with kindness” white tee

This is also such a cute piece! I love the florals, it is so feminine! I will definitely be wearing this with some cute black skinny jeans and sandals!

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“I love Jesus, coffee & naps” white tank

I mean, need I say more? This tank describes me perfectly and I couldn’t love it more.

I truly believe that Christian brands like this one are going to change the world. I cannot tell you the amount of times that I have been given “ministry opps” while wearing Christian clothing.  It sends such a cool message to the lost people of the world because they see the pride we have in sporting our Jesus attire and it also shows that Christians can be fashionable and cool too 😉

 

PS: if you want to order anything from Solid Light Co, you can use the code: “CAPT15%” between 8-17-16 and 9-17-16 for 15% off your order!

YAY! I hope you all enjoyed this post, I am going to be implanting a lot more style and life posts on the blog!

xoxo,

Amanda Marie