Use Boundaries To Live in the Fullness of God’s Plan For You
Dr. Shannan Crawford wraps up this month's conversation on setting boundaries by laying out the role of community in our boundary-setting journeys.
Creating Boundaries Shouldn’t Make You Self-Reliant
Dr. Shannan Crawford shares why boundaries shouldn't make you self-reliant, but should instead focus you more intently on your Creator and His input for your life.
Regret Is a Monster You Can Never Quiet
Dr. Shannan Crawford discusses how saying 'no' will help keep you aligned to God's will and plan for your life, leaving no room for regret to creep in.
Budgeting Your Energy Is Just As Important As Budgeting Your Time
Dr. Shannan Crawford, licensed psychologist and CEO of Crawford Clinics, walks through her first two steps she advises someone takes as they begin to incorporate healthy, beneficial boundaries into their life.
You Are a Finite Resource—Protect Yourself!
In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month, we're featuring Dr. Shannan Crawford of Crawford Clinics on 4word's content to teach us the vital importance of boundaries and their important protective role for our mental health.
A Relationship with God Is Not About Checklists
Shae Bynes offers her advice for gaining confidence in your relationship with God, and prioritizing that relationship as time goes on.
Get Vulnerable and Transparent with God
Shae Bynes shares why opening up to God and being vulnerable and transparent with Him about how you feel is a huge step toward having an even deeper relationship with Him.
How Your Scripture-Reading Routine Might Be Cutting You Off From God’s Leading
Shae Bynes walks through the first, foundational step Christians should take as they work to cultivate their relationship with God, and offers sage advice on how to give yourself and your scripture reading time a break so you can truly follow God as He leads through His Word.
Is Your Fruitfulness Evident In Your Community?
Join us this month as we learn from Shae Bynes about how to grow closer to our Lord and positively impact our communities as a result.
Women, It’s Time To Stop Undermining Each Other
Michelle Quinn wraps up her time on the 4word blog by talking about how women are hindering their own progress toward feeling empowered by buying into the false idea that success has a finite supply that must be fought for.
You Can Empower Women Around the World Right Where You Are
Michelle Quinn shares how she's learned that making a world-wide impact doesn't always take a grand gesture or total life change. You just have to be willing to bring forth the message of the Gospel.
The Heart of a Woman Can Save Her Community
Do you feel like something is holding you back in your life? Michelle Quinn shares ways women around the world can break down barriers.
Jesus Knew and Respected a Woman’s Worth
Michelle Quinn, Senior Advisor at Constellis, has long been passionate about helping women around the world feel like they matter and can make a difference in their communities. Read how she gained her passion!
Don’t Wait to Feel Fearless—God Has Called You To That Dream
Liz Forkin Bohannon of Sseko Designs wraps up her conversation with us about turning a dream into a destiny and the role that fear plays.
In God’s Economy, Success is Not Just About Money
Liz Forkin Bohannon of Sseko Designs shares openly about what it was like to guide a company through a global pandemic, and how those hard times helped her understand a better definition of success.
What If Jealousy Isn’t Bad?
Liz Forkin Bohannon of Sseko Designs encourages us to acknowledge and sit in our "negative emotions" to see if they are actually a direction.
Recognize and Harness the Magic of “Yet”
For the month of February, Liz Forkin Bohannon of Sseko Designs breaks down how to take a dream and turn it into a tangible reality.
God Wants You To Make Decisions For Your Life
In her final blog for January, Melissa explains what healthy planning should look like as you work toward your goals for this year and beyond.
Having an ‘Expectations Conversation’ With Your Boss Sets The Whole Company Up for Success
Melissa Peak walks through how to have an "expectations conversation" with your boss, which will help you stay focused and be a more productive part of your team and company.
Don’t Live an Unexamined Life
Melissa Peak shares about "good being the enemy of great," and why anyone who feels the weight of unfair expectations should seize the opportunity to stop living an unexamined life and seek out God's true path for their life.