Top 10 Bible Verses About Marriage

top Bible verses about marriage

Since wedding season is upon us, I decided to share my top 10 Bible verses about marriage. They aren’t actually all directly referring to marriage, but all of them are great to apply to marriage. In no particular order: 1. Ephesians 5: 25-33 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for [...]

Finding Peace During Stress

Finding Peace During Stress

How do you find peace during stress? “Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering.” Mark 5:34   I spoke last week quite a lot on who I was – but now it’s time for me to tell you a little bit about who I am now. I didn’t [...]

When God Completely Changed the Course of my Life


In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps. (Proverbs 16:9) I was a determined, ambitious girl. At about 6th grade, I was deciding what college I wanted to go to. My first choice was Northwestern, near Chicago, Illinois — sometimes called “the Harvard of the Midwest.” So I worked really hard in junior [...]

The fresh new future of Devotional Diva

The fresh new future of Devotional Diva

Oh my goodness, is it June already? This is my first official post on Devotional Diva as the new editor! In my first “letter from the editor,” I explained why I felt so compelled to say something about the end of Devotional Diva. I wanted to take this opportunity to explain how I see the [...]

Choose Joy in a World of Sorrow


[Guest Post by Kay Warren - When I attended the Mental Health and the Church Conference at Saddleback Church, I was inspired by Kay's story. She has learned to choose joy through sorrowful circumstances. If, like Kay, you find yourself in mourning or grief -- I hope you are encouraged today because of Jesus!] Sisters, [...]

When Our Hearts Are Unguarded

hearts are unguarded

[Guest Post by Holley Gerth - Whenever I go through seasons of feeling like I'm not okay, it's nice to know I'm not the only one. I appreciate her sweet words reminding us why it's important to guard our heart -- and how our hearts  can function from a Biblical perspective. Please welcome Holley!] She [...]