Christian Minimalism

Minimalism, Christianity, & Lent

I am excited to share with you all an article I wrote for BoldCafe about the connections between minimalism, Christianity, and the Church season of Lent! It also includes discussion/thinking questions and a closing prayer. Here’s the two sentence promo they wrote for the article: “Does having stuff distract us

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Surrender

Trust in the Lord with all your heart;   do not depend on your own understanding.  Seek his will in all you do,   and he will show you which path to take. (Proverbs 3:5-6, NLT) Hi, my name is Becca… and I’m a control freak. I’m a planner. That

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Social Media Fires

So earlier this week, I posted a snarky meme about sports fans. I have been aware for years that my sense of humor and social commentary isn’t always for everyone (since I tend to lean towards more sarcastic/satirical/snarky), but this meme took on a life of its own. Minutes after

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Minimalism Experiments

One of the fun things about living the minimalist lifestyle is doing “minimalism experiments.” If you’re a nerd like me, you may be getting excited just hearing the word experiment! If not, don’t worry. These experiments look NOTHING like the experiments you did in high school chemistry class. So what

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RESET

My husband Will works for the YouVersion Bible app, which is a free Bible ministry of Life.Church. And every year, Life.Church encourages their staff members to pray about one word that will inform their ministry and life for that coming year. Honestly, I’ve sort of half-heartedly tried praying about it

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Hiding From Myself

  “Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.  Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. For where

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