Praying Gives Me Strength

Most people don’t know all of the struggles I have faced in my life because, despite my living my life pretty openly on social media, there are tons of things I don’t share. Much of this is in respect of the other people who have also gone through these experiences with me.

Those who are close

By |June 23rd, 2015|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

Navigating Life’s Storms

Spiritual Post

Years ago God told me, “Heather, I am going to bless you. I want you to use your blessings to bless others in My name.” And I have tried to live by that principle, without being overtly religious. Well, about three years ago, I was really in a bad storm of life. I said

By |June 19th, 2014|Get to Know Heather|2 Comments

Intention vs. Action

By Heather Lopez

So I was sitting in church when the pastor said something that really struck a chord with me, “We want to be judged by our intentions, but then we want to judge others by their actions.”

You see, over the last year, I have had many good “intentions,” but my “actions” might not have

By |December 9th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

Forgiveness

How many of you are holding a grudge right now? If I could see your hands, it would probably be around 90+% of you, right? Last week, I let anger and upset get the best of me. I said things I shouldn’t have said, but I felt justified in my anger. I was acting out

By |July 1st, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

Thoughts on Proverbs 31: Part 1 of 2

So I attended church today as usual, and the theme of the day was Being a Courageous Woman of God. Of course the whole lesson revolved around Proverbs 31: 10-31. Now I have been involved in bible studies and whole entire networks surrounding these verses, which amount to less than a full chapter of just

By |June 24th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

How I read my bible

There are thousands of ways people study the bible and many versions of what people read.  I generally prefer the NIV version over King James. For me, picking up the Bible is a random act. I close my eyes and let my fingers go to a page and section that I feel I am being

By |June 3rd, 2012|Get to Know Heather|2 Comments

Storms Are Temporary

Spiritual Sunday- This is a weekly post in which I will discuss my spiritual beliefs.

Less than a month ago, I hit a really rough patch. I’m talking a patch so deep, I temporarily wound up with a -$700 deficit in my bank account with impending expenses of over $2000, and the knowledge that I needed to move

By |April 22nd, 2012|Get to Know Heather|1 Comment