Get off the negative fear train and start doing!

When I started this blog, I had been tossing it around in my head for about 2 years before I actually took the first step and wrote my very first post. Throughout the two years, sporadically, I thought about possibilities, and potential plans for posts that I could...
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Part 6: The Day of Joshua’s Birth

Every Momma loves to tell a good birthing story and this Momma is no exception. This one is a little different because I had a difficult pregnancy. But still ... it's just another oppurtunity to tell you that He is a faithful God. I’m going to apologize in advance...
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Capture Insecurity and Live Your Life Confidently

Insecurity. I hate that word … Insecurity. It comes in waves for me. Do you know what I mean? Sometimes it overwhelms me and I allow it to stop me in my tracks. Sometimes I’m able to put it aside and do what I need to do. Some days it attacks me in my parenting. Some...
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Conversation Starters

As my kids were growing up, one thing we were able to do really well with them was to connect over dinner. We decided long before we ever had kids, that having family dinners were important to us. As our kids grew, we tried various ideas along the way to incorporate...
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Love is …

This has been on my heart for about a month now, so I guess I better write it down. Here goes. How many times have you told someone that you love them? Is it something you say to everyone at church, or maybe when you’ve reached a third date with someone you're sweet...
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Part 5: The Day God Gave Us a Name

In previous posts, I’ve been telling you the story of our firstborn son. This pregnancy was such a troubling time in our life, especially as a newly married, young couple, but it was also a time that produced such faith, trust, and growth in our own personal walks...
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Part 4: The Day of the Miracle

The anxiety overwhelmed me as I got ready for my ultrasound appointment. Just moments ago, I was standing on my bed yelling and pointing my finger at God, and now I was in a heightened state of worry as I got ready to go. I could not find peace anywhere,...
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Part 3: The day I Got Angry at God

As I look back over the years, I tend to focus in on particular days. Meaningful days. It’s not that the other days didn’t mean anything. Of course, they did. But as I’m thinking through the story of my firstborn son, I have to focus in and string the most important...
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Part 2: The Day I Decided to Trust God

At 20 years old, I understood that I was not promised a life of rainbows and butterflies. I didn’t expect everything to always be perfect but that day in 1992 that I learned the baby I was carrying inside of me was sick, was more than I could handle. Problems during...
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Grace and Forgiveness

It’s the Saturday before Easter.  You know, it's the weekend to celebrate grace and forgiveness. Well, let's see how I'm doing this weekend. Yesterday, I was running around getting last minute details taken care of for the holiday. Yep, you know the ones I’m talking...
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Just me! <3

Welcome to Sincerely Christi!!

Hi, Friend!!

I am Christi, the author of Sincerely Christi and I am so excited to share my personal journey blog with you.  You can find my most recent posts are under My Faith-Filled Journey Blog tab at the top of the page.

If you landed on this page, you may be wondering what Sincerely Christi is all about, so let me take a minute and answer that question. It’s simply an opportunity for me to share what’s on my heart and what God is helping me see in my own life.  As a Marriage and Family Therapist, it’s an opportunity to share resources with you and be intentional in my own growth process. I hope my writing can be a source of encouragement when you need one, and motivation to not give up.

Part 1: The Day We Found Out and Had to Decide if We Were Going to Trust God or Not

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” ~Romans 8:28 As a Christian, that was a scripture that I memorized fairly early in my walk with the Lord. It was implanted in my heart, in my...
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Part 2: The Day I Decided to Trust God

At 20 years old, I understood that I was not promised a life of rainbows and butterflies. I didn’t expect everything to always be perfect but that day in 1992 that I learned the baby I was carrying inside of me was sick, was more than I could handle. Problems during...
Read More of My Story

Part 3: The day I Got Angry at God

As I look back over the years, I tend to focus in on particular days. Meaningful days. It’s not that the other days didn’t mean anything. Of course, they did. But as I’m thinking through the story of my firstborn son, I have to focus in and string the most important...
Read More of My Story

Part 4: The Day of the Miracle

The anxiety overwhelmed me as I got ready for my ultrasound appointment. Just moments ago, I was standing on my bed yelling and pointing my finger at God, and now I was in a heightened state of worry as I got ready to go. I could not find peace anywhere,...
Read More of My Story

Part 5: The Day God Gave Us a Name

In previous posts, I’ve been telling you the story of our firstborn son. This pregnancy was such a troubling time in our life, especially as a newly married, young couple, but it was also a time that produced such faith, trust, and growth in our own personal walks...
Read More of My Story

Part 6: The Day of Joshua’s Birth

Every Momma loves to tell a good birthing story and this Momma is no exception. This one is a little different because I had a difficult pregnancy. But still ... it's just another oppurtunity to tell you that He is a faithful God. I’m going to apologize in advance...
Read More of My Story

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