Liar, Liar, Pants On Fire

I’m pretty sure I just caught my friend in a lie.

It makes me sad that she felt she couldn’t tell me the truth about something so insignificant. But I understand. I do. I’ve spoken more than my fair share of lies in my twenty-nine years.

So let’s talk about lying:

  1. What motivates you not to lie?
  2. When you do lie . . . why?

I look forward to reading your responses. Then, this Monday, check back for more from me on why lying is such a big deal . . . and how to stop.

About Author

Paula Hendricks Marsteller

Paula no longer tries to catch guys' attention by swallowing live goldfish, arm wrestling, and jumping down flights of stairs. Instead, she blogs for teen girls and women by day and journals her adventures by night. Her first book, Confessions of a Boy-Crazy Girl: On Her Journey from Neediness to Freedom, released September 2013, and she lives with her hubby (yes, hubby!) in Syracuse, New York.

HEY, GIRLS! We love hearing from you, but feel limited in the ways we can help. For one thing, we’re not trained counselors. If you’re seeking counsel, we encourage you to talk to your pastor or a godly woman in your life as they’ll know more details and can provide you with ongoing accountability and help. Also, the following comments do not necessarily reflect the views of Revive Our Hearts. We reserve the right to remove comments which might be unhelpful, unsuitable, or inappropriate. We may edit or remove your comment if it:

  • * Requests or gives personal information such as email address, address, or phone number.
  • * Attacks other readers.
  • * Uses vulgar or profane language.