Purely Kingdom ~ Pure by Faith Blog
My Purpose Story -- Why I started Pure by Faith Boutique?
About 3 years before opening PbyF, I felt that God was telling me I'd be an entrepreneur. I was working full-time in an industry that I love and figured that I'd open a business many years down the road that will be somehow connected to the industry or a closely related industry. I thought it would be 10 to 15 years down the road. In fact, I put it out of my mind because I knew it wasn't the time but over those 3 years I would ask God every now and then while in prayer to tell me more about what kind of business I should start...
Picky, picky little star -- Do you know who you are? Finding your identity in Christ.
"...Instead of responding, the twenty something year old me began to internalize their words. Unfortunately, I actually began to believe or buy into their opinion about my identity. I added "picky" to my invisible list of terms that describe me. I'm cringing at the thought that I allowed people to speak into my life. It wasn't until I came to Christ, years later, that I realized that -- they were wrong! Once I began seeing myself through the eyes of God, I started to understand who God says I am. This was no automatic happening. It was a process. For me, it took several years..."