Jillian McNeely is the wife of a sweet aspiring pastor, Travis, and the stay-at-home mom of a kissable toddler, Shiloh. She is also finishing up her undergraduate degree in Biblical Studies at the College at Southwestern, while her husband pursues his studies at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition to most of her domestic duties, some of Jillian’s favorite things to do include revamping furniture, eating sweets, and evoking nostalgia by watching Disney classics or antiquing. Even more, she delights in exhorting others, whether by word or song, and finds it especially meaningful to candidly share the experiences of her walk with God as a means of encouraging other women to seek, love, and obey Him more.
Proverbs 25:16 gives us this caution: “If you find honey, eat just enough— too much of it and you will vomit.” The principle behind Solomon’s advice in this verse is that over-indulgence, even of good things, will surely make us “sick.” It has become a respectable sin to over-indulge in things that bring us pleasure. With […]
Being someone who leans more towards the introverted end of the personality spectrum, I am especially grateful to God that He allowed me to marry an extrovert. Otherwise, as a friend once jokingly pointed out, my son might never see the light of day! My husband is the type of person who will eagerly wait […]
Y’all, I’m gonna be real… Being a fairly young, fairly new mom, the repercussions of my decision to primarily stay home from outside work to raise my son are still fresh to my heart. And there was a recent period of time where I really struggled to fully embrace God’s calling on my life to […]