Seville Arts Project makes a Splash!

The Seville Arts Project is an expressive arts group.  Students meet weekly to use the arts to make friends, feel better about life, and learn how to make positive choices.

Arts Over Anxiety

Coming this Winter!   The Seville Arts Project, located at First Baptist Church of Seville, will host a winter-time workshop to help others deal with anxiety.  It will be 6 weeks long. Email me for more information. Margarita Tartakovsky M.S. explains “Art therapy can be valuable in navigating anxiety. It can become another healthy tool…


Motivation is what gets you started; habit is what keeps you going.

In View of God’s Mercy

In view of God’s mercy…offer your bodies as living sacrifices…This is your spiritual act of worship. What is your view of God’s mercy?  Has it come into view lately?  As week one of our wellness challenge tumbled into motion I didn’t pick up on the beginning of our verse. What a tumbling week this was. …

The Sense of Possibility

I love the sense of possibility.  There is an entire year stretched out in front of us.  There will be highlights and failures and game changing events that bring us closer to ourselves and each other.  2015 is ready to be filled with adventure and millions of tiny gifts to open. Do you want to…


Meaningful change in heart, body, and mind takes time, but it all starts with one brave leap forward.  When you do, you say to yourself: I am bigger than the fear that’s holding me back, and I am ready to reach for more.

Remember to Surrender

The slogan for this week [WEEK ONE] of our 2015 Wellness Challenge is: Remember to Surrender This will be the act of giving up something that you want to keep.  This will especially difficult.  Surrendering is an act that will help you get or do something else.  Surrendering will help you and those you love….

Picking a Motivator

Looking at the word ‘motivate,’ you discover it is rooted in ‘motive.’  Motivate means that there is a motive which incites, impels, moves, prompts, and provokes you to act. Your motivator should be a friend who “stirs up the gift of God” in you. [2 Timothy 1:6]  If you select someone who will fan the…