The Son’s Garden. {Part I of IV}

Today's post is written by our Brave Poet, Jazmyne Tamar Johnson... Expectations of my behavior to reflect that of an angel have crippled my spirit to rebellion. My laughter, a gaiety that shall never be trampled by the expectations of men and women who pose to know the Heart and Will of God. My eyes … Continue reading The Son’s Garden. {Part I of IV}

Go with the {Flow}.

Today's post is by our founder and creator, Live Brave Artist, Lesley Glenn. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Flow -  to move along steadily in a continuous stream. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Your life was designed to FLOW alongside the one who made you whole. Your FLOW was always meant to be unique. Happiness is a FLOW of life. You were designed … Continue reading Go with the {Flow}.

Rebirth. {A Poem of Redemption}

Today's post is written by our Brave Poet, Jazmyne Tamar Johnson... Crushed in humility and flowered with mercy. I am not perfect. Apologies on the forefront beside fear. The courage I feigned, wavering at the possible rejections. I can't answer all my questions. Why must love be tough? Why do friendships die? Why can't I … Continue reading Rebirth. {A Poem of Redemption}

Flight [A Poem of Restoration]

Today's post is written by our Brave Writer, Jazmyne Tamar. I have been fulfilled and forgiven. My identity not in myself. Not in my life. Not in who I am and what I can do. Life True LIFE in who He is. What He gave. Whom He gave it for. & Why? Why? So that … Continue reading Flight [A Poem of Restoration]

Words for “Hope”

Today's post comes from Lesley Glenn, the founder and creator of the Live Brave, Not Broken Movement. We will call her HOPE because that is what she lives everyday in her war torn country of Sudan. I do not know much of her story other than she is a wife, a mom to four children … Continue reading Words for “Hope”

Parenting [Not How You Expected]

Today's post is written by our Brave Writer, Lindsay Munoz The one thing I have learned about parenting, is that it doesn't turn out the way you expect it to. I always envisioned myself as this patient and kind parent who always exhibited self control. Oh, and I would definitely NOT be a yeller. Having … Continue reading Parenting [Not How You Expected]

{Taking Inventory}

Today's post comes from our Live-Brave Founder and Creator, Lesley Glenn. The words above are not mine.  I found them penned in someone else's journal and they surged through my soul. One might think that wanting to live for yourself and desiring the most out of your gifts, talents, relationships, community, or  job is  selfish. … Continue reading {Taking Inventory}

{Fly} Like a Bird

Today’s post is written by our Brave Writer, Laura Krämer This post was written for a September date, but when it was time to post I ended up writing this blog post instead. And really, I’'m not sure what brought it to mind to today. So, for whatever reason it did—I hope it was Him stirring … Continue reading {Fly} Like a Bird

Plumerias, Shells, & Waves.

Today's post is written by our brave writer, Jazmyne Tamar Johnson. It was a Sunday afternoon.  Lesley had begun to pray and I resisted the strong urge to release my tears from their thresholds. I refused to let a single tear shed from my eyes, as I did not desire to make a scene of … Continue reading Plumerias, Shells, & Waves.