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Choose to Believe You’re Worthy of Happiness

By On June 28, 2021

Would my mother Ah-Ma come to my wedding? I didn’t know. One morning, seventeen years ago, I stepped into my Western bridal gown as American Bonnie for our church wedding ceremony, where… Read More

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Your Story Is Worthy to Be Told

By On April 25, 2021

Last year February before the pandemic hit, I finished a three-day personal retreat at a conference center along the beach. I spent time praying and journaling on the shore to prepare my… Read More

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The Pink Outfit and Learning I Am Worthy of Joy

By On March 24, 2021

Dear Friend, I stood on the escalator next to him, one hand on the rail, as we rose higher to the upper level. It felt so grand to be in such a fine… Read More

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Hope Can Be Renewed Again and Again

By On February 11, 2021

My hair was falling out. Yup, me, the Asian girl with thick black hair, who has always been told by hair stylists, “Wow! You have a LOT of hair!”, quietly freaked out… Read More

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You Are Worth Loving in the New Year

By On January 7, 2021

My father left when I was seven years old, but I always held out hope that one day he might come back to see me again. When it came time for my… Read More

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Let the Plates Fall When Worry Spins Out of Control

By On November 19, 2020

I love autumn. Summer is so bright and intense, I wake up feeling obligated to go somewhere and do something.  People are always asking, “What are your plans for the summer?” There is… Read More

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The Day I Had a Panic Attack at Costco + a Free Gift

By On October 8, 2020

I was having a panic attack right there at Costco. It had been years since my last one. I’d shared about my journey of healing from emotional childhood trauma and learning to… Read More

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What I Know For Sure in the Midst of Uncertainty

By On August 26, 2020

I told my son that shelter-in-place would last four weeks back in March. “This is just temporary — to help flatten the curve.” Now, a new school year is beginning, but Josh’s… Read More

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Lift the Burden of Anxiety & Busy + A Giveaway with Holly Gerth

By On July 20, 2020

Even in the midst of hard things, you are still worthy of rest.You are worthy to enjoy something quiet that brings your heart delight. Jesus whispers, Let my quiet love bring you… Read More

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When I Doubt My True Worth, Lord Remind Me

By On June 11, 2020

My friend had dropped off a little orchid plant for me. It’s so tiny, the vase and plant only stand seven inches tall. I’ve never bought orchids for myself before, so I… Read More

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Listen to my new podcast: Stress Less & Take Care of You + Book Giveaway!

By On May 14, 2020

To encourage you in these uber stressful times, I’m launching a NEW Soul Care series for my podcast Coffee Break For Soul to help you stress less + take small steps to… Read More

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When You Feel Overwhelmed & Don’t Know What To Do

By On May 1, 2020

Earlier this week, I felt overwhelmed. It hit me all of a sudden even though I thought I felt fine. The more I tried to think about what was bothering me, the… Read More

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