Traveling in faith means everything belongs: missed flights, sketchy hotel rooms, confusing directions, and lost passports! I’m Laurie Pawlik-Kienlen, a Vancouver-based travel blogger, freelance writer, and published author. I share tips and tools to encourage, inspire and transform travelers of all sizes and shapes, cultures… Read More »Travel in Faith: Tips and Tools for Travel That Transforms You
Do you believe in God with your head, but not your heart? You know He exists but you don’t have a strong connection or personal relationship with Jesus. You believe, but you don’t enjoy a deep sense of joy, faith, and peace. Maybe your faith… Read More »Bridging the Gap Between You and God – Blossom Tip 55
“Meeeoww!” said I out loud every time I caught myself judging a person, place, or thing. For example, some areas of some Hollywood streets are smellier than others. When I found myself wrinkling my nose and wondering how the glamorous men and women of LA could stand the disgusting smell of old urine baked into the sidewalk, I would let a big loud “meeeeoww!” leap from my lips. Even if people were nearby.
“You should tell people you broke your shoulder hang gliding,” my husband Bruce joked as he passed me the pain medication. “That’s more exciting than tripping on a sidewalk crack while jogging!” Images of daring adventures flashed through my mind: running with the bulls in… Read More »Why You’re Safe Everywhere – Blossom Tip 56
Some of us are broken on the outside; all of us are broken or wounded on the inside. How do you heal your brokenness – especially after years of grief, pain and struggle? You’re broken on the inside, and you may believe you’ll never be… Read More »4 Keys to Healing Your Brokenness – Blossom Tip 54
While running this morning, I tripped on a crack in the sidewalk and slammed shoulder-first into the pavement! Hurt like heck; my hubby drove me to the emergency room and I’m slated for orthopedic surgery tomorrow morning. So this week’s Blossom Tip is different than usual. But it’s… Read More »My Broken Arm and New Tattoo
Howdy from Nashville! This “honky tonk town” is full of big city surprises — all good so far. I toured the Belle Meade Plantation, the Ryman Auditorium (where I saw kd lang perform), the Nashville Farmer’s Market and the Country Music Hall of Fame. In… Read More »How to Loosen the Chains – Blossom Tip 53
If we were sitting around the kitchen table – you, me, the rest of our She Blossoms group – what would you want to talk about? What questions would you ask? What advice might you share? I asked my She Blossoms Facebook Group this question,… Read More »What Do You Think? Blossom Tip 52