Pursue your God-given desire for a Christ-centered marriage.
Lily Mtongwiza walks with you during your season of singleness to help you renew your mind so that you can date deliberately and court with confidence.
Lily offers single women a balanced approach to modern dating with Christ-centered principles.
The Forever Love podcast is where you can tune in and get advice on your love life (or lack thereof) that honors your relationship with God.
The Facts Vs. The Truth
Today I want to talk about our attachment to our stories.
I talk to clients all the time who are extremely sentimental about their stories even though they are painful and holding them back.
Just the other day, I was working with someone who wanted to tell me all about how everything was against them.
Statistics, the church, friends, books, podcasts, everyone, and everything.
This viewpoint was clearly painful and holding her back from pursuing her God-given desire for love and relationship, but she was reluctant to let it go because it seemed true.
And I want to share with you what I told her.
And that is this…
Get your pen and paper out because it’s worth writing down.
There is a difference between facts and truth.
Let me say that again!
There is a difference between facts and truth.
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Choosing Marriage And Trusting Christ Within
There comes a time in every woman’s life where she finally believes wholeheartedly that she is going to be a wife.
Sometimes it happens on her way up down the aisle.
But usually, it happens somewhere between heartbreak and daydream.
For me, it happened while I was still very young and naive. I just knew that I was meant to be married. That the best version of myself happened to include being a wife and mother.
But that awareness was often also driven by fear.
Because I also thought that being a wife and mother was somehow better than being me here and now. That it was better than being single.
As a result, I had a tendency to rush. I threw myself into relationships and went on crazy wild searches for my better half.
You must be wondering, how did I make that transition from desperate searching to a solid Christ-centered relationship?
Well my friend, it all started when I learned how to listen to and trust Christ within, instead of all the voices on the outside.
It all boils down to this…
My mom, friends, mentors, and pastors all love me deeply and want the very best for me. There are books and sermons, Youtube videos, and courses that will teach you how to prepare for marriage.
But at the end of the day, there is Christ on the inside who is willing and able to direct your steps.
In today’s episode, we’re going to talk about how to stop listening to the world and start listening to Christ within.
Money, Marriage And Ministry. Serving From A Place of Abundance.
What’s your favorite excuse?
For me, it’s that I don’t have enough.
I hate to admit this, but I wake up in the morning, and the first thing I think is, “I didn’t get enough sleep last night.”
Then it’s “there’s not enough coffee or milk for breakfast.”
So now I’m not going to have enough energy to do all my work.
And I don’t have enough time to go get more.
And even if I did have the time, I don’t have enough money right now.
And that’s why I need to get busy with work because if I don’t, my husband will think I’m not doing enough.
And if he thinks I’m not doing enough, he won’t love me enough.
And if he doesn’t love me enough, then I won’t be enough.
And if I’m not enough, What’s the point?
Most days it doesn’t usually go to that extreme, but it’s not hard to see how we get there right?
And that’s why today I want to talk with you about scarcity in money, marriage, and ministry.
I'm also going to share with you some very important questions you need to ask yourself in order to get into alignment with the truth, especially in relation to your God-given desires.
Let me be real with you about my own excuses and what I'm doing to lay them down before the Lord and I'm going to invite you to do the same.
My prayer is that as we get honest about these issues we will be able to not only heal but thrive.
Joy In The Moment
In today's episode, we're talking about how to pause and embrace joy in the moment.
Allowing ourselves to experience joy often seems self-indulgent, but I want to assure you that it is one of the most effective ways to enter into a place of worship and praise.
The second benefit is the amount of clarity we can gain. Our vision of the future is often clouded with fear and worry, but joy actually helps us to see things from a more realistic point of view.
Please enjoy today's episode.
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The Importance of Habits
Do you ever feel like you’re constantly trying to figure out how to overcome the overwhelm?
Each week, Lily Mtongwiza, your favorite relationship coach for women pursuing their God-given desire for marriage, shares her best coaching tools and insights to help you navigate this season of your life.
Whether you’re single as a pringle, falling head of heels, or hearing wedding bells, this podcast is for you.
In this episode, I want to share why establishing good habits is an essential first step to achieving your God-given desires.
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I love this podcast! Lily is so knowledgeable and I love the biblical aspects to each message. The messages are short but to the point. And usually the point speaks directly to my spirit. Totally worth my time! In fact, I have listened to multiple episodes repeatedly trying to gain every nugget of knowledge that I can. I only wish I could take notes and drive at the same time!
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I really enjoy listening to this podcast. So much wisdom being shared and you can feel the love of Christ pouring out of everything that is shared. Thank you 💜