Grace & Truth Christian Living Link-up

Grace & Truth Link-Up | The Brown Tribe

Grace & Truth exists to point people to Jesus! We hope this link-up will be a source of encouragement each and every week. If you’re a blogger our hope is that you’ll use this space as a way to meet new friends within the Christian blogging community. If you’re a reader our hope is that you’ll meet […]

Essential Oil Compliance Action

Essential Oil Compliance Action | The Brown Tribe

I’m so sorry to say that I had to take down nearly every post related to essential oils on this blog. Between the issues with FDA compliance and also compliance for marketing within the company I am a part of, I can no longer share those previous posts unless some serious hours of editing takes […]

Being Grateful AND Grace & Truth

Being Grateful AND Grace & Truth | The Brown Tribe

Meredith from The Wicket Gate wrote a post called 8 Things to Be Thankful For, in which she portrays 8 things for which we are constantly to be grateful to God. I found this list to be especially helpful on those days when it’s chaotic and stressful and you’re dealing with sin in you and sinners all around you […]

When You Don’t Get Along With Your Pastor’s Wife

When You Don't Get Along with your Pastor's Wife | The Brown Tribe

Face it. There are some people that we don’t get along with. Personalities clash. We struggle to find common interests or hobbies. Sometimes, we feel a great tension, or even turmoil, in wanting to be liked by others as well as really wanting to like them but we simply struggle through all that. So what happens when the […]

Growing in Trusting God

Growing in Trusting God | The Brown Tribe

Thousands of dollars spent to bring our house back to the condition it was when we left it. Countless hours of driving and work, plus the thousands of dollars, that we won’t get back in the selling process. We have been dealing with the stress, time, effort, mental fatigue and “negotiations” which led to us […]

Our Place in God’s Story {& Link-up}

Our Place in God's Story {& Link-up} | The Brown Tribe

Dawn from Above the Waves wrote a post called God Has Found a Place for Us in His Story, in which she describes the tendency of people today to “we accept the gospel and see it as the means to salvation, which it is, but once we’re saved, we can lose focus, adopting a -thanks for saving me […]

Remembering the God Who Reigns

Remembering the God Who Reigns | The Brown Tribe

In American culture, we often struggle to retain the perspective that God is holy and that He reigns. We’re always battling for control of our lives, forgetting His sovereignty. I admit that sometimes I even forget to consider Him in decisions. It is those times that we desperately need to adjust our perspective. We must view […]

The Myth of the Classroom Christian

The Myth of the Classroom Christian | The Brown Tribe

My friend Sarah wrote an awesome post to Christian students about ways to be effective in public schools. I love what she shared, I don’t disagree with her at all.  However, her post rekindled a tension within me that I felt compelled to share and that is a challenge to Christian parents of students in public […]

Protection in Our Walks AND Grace & Truth

Protection in Our Walks AND Grace & Truth | The Brown Tribe

Horace from Pleasing to the Potter wrote a post called Putting on the Full Armor of God Everyday, in which he articulates the need for believers to constantly be girding themselves with truth, and all the armor of God explained in Ephesians 6. This is what prepares us for battle. This is what exhorts our hearts and faith […]

Oh Be Careful Little Eyes What You See

Be Careful Little Eyes What You See | The Brown Tribe

The embarrassing truth The other night, my husband and I watched a movie that was filled with cussing. Every curse word we heard had us cringing, sighing, and wondering why. Yet we watched it til the end! I’m ashamed to admit it, but it is what it is. The movie was truly awful, and did […]