My Beauty Arsenal: MakeUp, Hair Clippers, And My Bible

table with a flower topped pen, journal, and hot tea.

This first started out as a Facebook post, but as the length grew, I cut and pasted it to my blog as a faith-based post about my spiritual journey, personal growth, and passion for the simple. Anything that gives me more time and energy for Jesus . . . I’ll… Continue reading »


I Know FULL WELL I’m Not Attending Satan’s Pity Party

Image of Christine Pechstein thinking.

You know how it goes. You see other people’s lives going oh, so perfectly. That other woman has the perfect face, perfect body, perfect hair. And that one . . . the one with the perfect personality, the one who can cook, the one who is quiet, the one who… Continue reading »


BIG Changes! MIA Ministry Is Coming!

Move Into Action Ministries logo on black background with hot pink lettering

Here’s the latest update on what’s happening at Move Into Action. You are probably aware that I’ve been battling a disease for several years, and the symptoms affect me pretty much every single day. My life has been turned upside down and rearranged, because I have an extremely limited amount… Continue reading »


Mom Said! Don’t Compromise The Truth

Mom Said with image of Christine Pechstein on black background.

When peer pressure is on, it’s easy to compromise what we know is the truth. Regardless of how old we are, we must guard that we don’t compromise: Our values. Our morals. Our ethics. And most of all, our integrity.


Surrender To Healing

Photo of Christine Pechstein taken in the hospital August 2015.

Here’s the link to the article I wrote that has been published in The Yoke. When health issues and scares seem to take over our lives, it can leave us in a lot of pain, uncertainty, and turmoil. With our faith, however, we don’t need to be there when we… Continue reading »