Tag Archives: CJ Rapp

The Five Stages of Breaking Free From Limiting Thoughts | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith

Stage 1: Illumination: Peek inside of yourself. Crafted into your personal story are unique colors of life. The pastels of joy, the neutral colors of everyday activities, the vivid streaks of pains, and the bold accents of victory. The Creator creates unique masterpieces out of the ups and downs of your life. If you look […]

Be Kind | CJ Rapp

I love this quote; “Be Kind Always. For everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.” Just spending a few minutes looking over your Facebook feed! Among the check in’s, puppy pic’s, and new baby announcements you’ll find divorce, death, financial trouble, friendships falling apart, etc., etc. That is why it is […]

An Invitation to the Hurting | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith

Jesus told the Samaritan woman that God must be worshipped in spirit and in truth (see John 4:24). He concluded that we must worship Him in our heart. During my time of deepest despair, I participated in a lot of faith-based activities, but I failed to internalize my worship. Outwardly, I knew all of the […]

Learning to Obey and Honor | CJ Rapp

“Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. Honor your father and mother (which is the first commandment with a promise), so that it may be well with you, and that you may live long on the earth.” Ephesians 6:1–3 (NASB95) Growing up my mother often quoted this scripture reminding me that […]

Return to Rest | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith

It’s no coincidence I named my youngest son Isaiah. It was in the book of Isaiah that I started hearing the heart of God on the topic of rest. The truth of this Scripture lay upon my shoulders like a cashmere shawl on a crisp fall day. Its warmth is far-reaching and satisfying. Its truth […]

Top 18 Flu Tips | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith, M.D.

We are officially in the middle of the flu season. Beginning in early fall to mid-spring, the number of diagnosed cases of the influenza virus begins to rise. In any given year 10-20 percent of the population will become infected with the flu. Characteristically the symptoms of the flu are very similar to the common […]

The Prayer Prescription | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith

As a medical doctor, when I tell patients to pray scriptures over themselves some look at me like I’m crazy, but let me tell you I KNOW prayer works. Here’s an example of a prayer I gave someone to pray over their shoulder injury. Feel free to pray it over yourself and adjust to your […]

Favorite Things Friday | Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith

It’s that time of week … time to get to know one of our speakers and authors, Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith, and to find out a few of her favorite things. With a heart of compassion and a love for encouraging, Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith is inspiring audiences to live free from mental limitations, breakthrough emotional ties, […]

Favorite Things Friday | CJ Rapp

It’s that time of week … time to get to know one of our speakers and authors, CJ Rapp, and to find out a few of her favorite things. A gifted communicator, CJ Rapp will touch your heart with her authentic, casual style, make you laugh, renew your hope and inspire you with her passion […]

In The Spotlight | Too Busy Not to Stop | CJ Rapp

“But the news about Him was spreading even farther, and large crowds were gathering to hear Him and to be healed of their sicknesses. But Jesus Himself would often slip away to the wilderness and pray.” Luke 5:15–16 (NASB95) It’s the new greeting I hear most often tumbling not just from my lips but from countless others […]

Just so far … by CJ Rapp (STUDY GUIDE GIVEAWAY)

Tossed, Tumbled, and Still Trusting – These are the very situations God allowed into the lives of two prominent women of the Bible, Ruth and Naomi. Perhaps you have experienced a similar loss or trial and you too have questioned, “Why, God.” Tests and trials not only challenge our faith, they reveal our character-who we […]

I AM Says, “You are significant, beautiful, and valuable at every age.” by CJ Rapp

Hello Beautiful! A few days ago I was on the phone interviewing a woman for some work I need done. Her heart and passion for her work inspired me, so I decided to hire her. Somehow during the course of our conversation our ages came up. Soon the tone of my new friend’s voice changed […]

I AM says, “You Are…” Blog Tour with CJ Rapp

  I AM says, “You Are…” Understanding Your Identity in Christ is the first book by Bible teacher and speaker CJ Rapp. Not only does this book explore your rock solid identity in Christ, it also helps the reader identity patterns of thinking that threaten healthy self-esteem. For each daily devotional, questions have been included. […]

I AM Says, "You Are…" by CJ Rapp

Do you know who you are? Do you realize that in Christ you have a rock solid identity? I AM says, “You Are…” is a Bible study devotion for independent or small group use. The purpose of this book is to reinforce your identity in Christ. Over the course of thirty days, you will identity […]