Thirty Day Blogging Challenge: Day 1


Big news everyone…I have joined the challenge! Both my friend Mfon from Dainty M. and my friend from Papberry have done blogging challenges, so I have decided to try one myself! Today’s post is about my blog’s name, 1timothy412girl.

I started my blog a little over a year ago, after discovering that a good friend of mine had a blog. I chose the name 1timothy412girl after the Bible verse 1 Timothy 4:12, “Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.I’ve always loved this verse because it is a reminder that even though I’m fairly young, I can still make a difference.

Recently, I added the tagline “Striving to live confidently in Christ.My goal on this blog is to inspire fellow believers, no matter how young or old, to live as an example and find their identity in God. I remember during my freshman year of high school I wanted so much to be confident, but I looked inward so much that I neglected to look upward. It can be so easy to try to form our identity around academics, hobbies, or our appearance, but God tells us to “Seek first the kingdom of God” in Matthew 6:33.

I soon found that once I made my faith a priority, I began to grow more confident. Today, I feel that I have a pretty firm grasp of who I am, and more importantly, who I am in Christ. 

To conclude, I’m very excited to take on this challenge and I hope you guys will journey with me on my longest series yet!

17 thoughts on “Thirty Day Blogging Challenge: Day 1

  1. Courtney Congrats on the 30 Day Challenge Can’t wait to read them all !!
    I love your passion to live a life walking in Jesus’ footsteps. You are wise
    beyond your years … I love the wisdom the Lord has blessed you with and
    thank you for sharing it with others !!


  2. Awesome 30 day challenge I think its a great Idea and Ill definitely follow your progress hahaha. In fact I think I will join you! you’ve inspired me!


  3. Yippee!!! I’m so proud of you Courtney! I’m glad you finally took the challenge. Without a doubt, your blog has been in tune with your goals and visions. And hey, I love the new tagline! Aren’t we all striving to live confidently in Christ in this really perverse world? I bless God for your blog and for the friendship it has brought. Way to go!!


    1. Thanks Mfon! I’m super thankful that we became friends through this blog too! Wish me luck with the post a day thing, hopefully I don’t run out of ideas, lol!


      1. Best of luck Courtney! Haha, by God’s grace you won’t run out of what to write. Besides, it’s a great way to spend the summer 😀


  4. Yes! I’m glad you decided to go on this journey. I’m with you all the way.all the best dear😅.
    1timothy 4:12 is just perfect not for you along but for all the young ones here living for Christ. God bless and grace you for what’s ahead🙏.


  5. I prophesy the grace to finish , lolz. Now you have caught the bug too and that’s the way to go!
    We all be cheering you all the way, Go! Go! Courtney!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s