UNITED+ TRU Blog

Getting Gritty With God – by Christine Mary

Getting Gritty with God: 5 Mindsets That Matter When you are faced with difficulty and challenges, what is your mindset? How do you move from fear to freedom? In the last decade I have found myself faced with the decision to either give up and escape or persevere and put my hope in God. I found […]

No Limits, Be Brave by Kristi Anderson

To all of us women in search of adventure…we got this! If you’re anything like me, I’m surethere’s been a time in your life that you had a craving for more. More what, you may ask? Moreadventure, more spontaneity, more road trips, more beach walks, more of all of life’s, “goodstuff”. It wasn’t until I […]

Stronger Together

It’s Not Black or White Since I can remember, I have had a deep love for my African American sisters. When I am with them something comes alive in me and I feel vibrant and full. There is a strength in their spirit that I just adore. I love their soulful spunk, their drive for […]

In the Waiting

Waiting Around: Ugg or Ahh! COVID-19 has changed our hustle-bustle world into waiting rooms and isolation chambers. Thankfully, most of us have smart phones, and virtual connections help a lot. Even more thankfully, most of us have families, and maybe we have’t spent this much face-time with them since we were little kids. Even so, […]

Anxiety

Ya’ll, let’s talk about a topic that most people do not necessarily like to talk about…Anxiety! I know that A LOT of us experience it on a daily basis but there are some that don’t or are new to the feeling. I guess, I can say that I am very familiar with Anxiety, I have […]

Fear: The Ultimate Solution

I used to have nightly panic attacks. In the shadows, small worries became giant monsters. When I joined Jesus, He fought for me… and He taught me how to fight for myself and others. I’ve yet to master fear’s ultimate solution (fearing God)… but I’m getting closer. Because fearing God leaves no room to fear […]

To every woman- The Face of Beauty

You are beautiful. You always have been. Sometimes your eyes get a little dry from the constant straining of your busyness or a little too wet from crying through loneliness or rejection; a little sore from rubbing them in frustration. As a result, your eyes sometimes see the wrong thing in the mirror. They see […]

Trey Campbell

Runway, runway, how long has it been? Perhaps 15 years? More? Pose, walk, pause, walk, pose… Lean back into your hips, don’t swing your arms… showcase the clothes. Own it. How curious I found it to be asked to return to the runway! What a random, chance request! Practicing standing in the mirror in my […]

Ellie Henson

To be real here, I am not the best at walking “gracefully”. So, when I was asked to be a role model for the Girls United + Free Fashion show, my first reaction was, “YES! I would love to be a part of that!” Quickly followed by my second reaction of, “why in the world […]