Finding Joy in the Midst of Pain

Finding Joy in the Midst of Pain

The holidays can be such a wonderful and magical time of the year for many people, but for some, it is sometimes a painful reminder of the loved ones they have lost. Though we may feel pain, we can still find joy through the pain. Joy is defined as “a feeling of great pleasure and …

Mobilizing the Church

Mobilizing the Church

I have only been out of the country twice, and both times, I visited Latin American nations. The first time I left the country, I went to Ecuador, and, this summer, I visited the Dominican Republic with Healing Waters International.   This certainly does not make me an expert in Latin America culture or the …

We Saved a Seat for You

We Saved a Seat for You

This summer, I joined a 20s small group with the church I was going to. I had literally lived in Denver for a week, and I knocked on the door of a stranger’s house to meet over 25 people around my age. . .who were also complete strangers. Needless to say, I was absolutely terrified …

A Halloween Party for Her

A Halloween Party for Her

Do you have any Halloween plans? Not much of a scary-themed type person? Then you came to the right place! Here at the Her Initiative we are all about parties that have a purpose while still maintaining that fun and cute vibe we love!   There is a fine line between tacky and creative Halloween …