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My name is AJ and I am a self-proclaimed expert in girl-world. Growing up with two sisters, I’ve been there, done that, and seen it all. One of the biggest lessons I’ve learned is that following Jesus Christ gets harder and harder as a young woman today. For over five years I struggled with bulimia, believing in the lie that I would never be good enough. What I’ve discovered in my journey to recovery is that despite all the other distractions Satan tries to entice me with, Jesus is my one true savior. Join me as I share in both my painful past and work through new adventures as a young woman serving Jesus. My greatest hope is that this blog provides young women like you with encouragement to stay true to their faith and live life courageously.

A Modern Christian Girl’s Guide to Life

Proverbs 31 is not just for married women. I based this scripture as a foundation to this blog because it really does provide us with an example of how we should live amongst this world.

Who[b] can find a virtuous[c] wife?
For her worth is far above rubies.
11 The heart of her husband safely trusts her;
So he will have no lack of gain.
12 She does him good and not evil
All the days of her life.
13 She seeks wool and flax,
And willingly works with her hands.
14 She is like the merchant ships,
She brings her food from afar.
15 She also rises while it is yet night,
And provides food for her household,
And a portion for her maidservants.
16 She considers a field and buys it;
From her profits she plants a vineyard.
17 She girds herself with strength,
And strengthens her arms.
18 She perceives that her merchandise is good,
And her lamp does not go out by night.
19 She stretches out her hands to the distaff,
And her hand holds the spindle.
20 She extends her hand to the poor,
Yes, she reaches out her hands to the needy.
21 She is not afraid of snow for her household,
For all her household is clothed with scarlet.
22 She makes tapestry for herself;
Her clothing is fine linen and purple.
23 Her husband is known in the gates,
When he sits among the elders of the land.
24 She makes linen garments and sells them,
And supplies sashes for the merchants.
25 Strength and honor are her clothing;
She shall rejoice in time to come.
26 She opens her mouth with wisdom,
And on her tongue is the law of kindness.
27 She watches over the ways of her household,
And does not eat the bread of idleness.
28 Her children rise up and call her blessed;
Her husband also, and he praises her:
29 “Many daughters have done well,
But you excel them all.”
30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing,
But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised.
31 Give her of the fruit of her hands,
And let her own works praise her in the gates.

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