A few weeks ago, as a result of someone in my life being curious about Christianity, I reached out to others I knew for advice: I asked them what they thought the most important things to tell someone new to a relationship with Christ would be. You know when you're expecting something good but you … Continue reading Welcome to the Family
Today might just have been the worst I have had for awhile and even though part of me would love to throw myself a pity party, I won't bore you with the details. I'm the type of person to 'go home and cry about it' whenever something bad happens. This is not a good quality, … Continue reading Beautifully (Part 1)
"And every day the world will drag you by the hand yelling, “This is important! And this is important! You need to worry about this! And this! And this!” And each day it’s up to you to yank your hand back and say, “No. This is what’s important." - Iain Thomas I kind of just had … Continue reading Prioritize
"Times, whether brief or extended, where the power and presence of God was so palpable that it felt as if the veil between heaven and earth was very, very thin." As a responsible and motivated college student, naturally I decided to skip class one day last week. I wish I could give you a justified … Continue reading a Mountaintop Experience
Guard your heart above all else, it determines the course of your life... ...Look straight ahead, and fix your eyes on what lies before you. Mark out a straight path for your feet; stay on the safe path. Don't get sidetracked; keep your feet from following evil. Proverbs 4:23, 25-27 I have a confession. … Continue reading Fix My Eyes
Dear Younger Me, Where do I begin? If I could go back and fix some things, let me tell you, I would. But first I need to tell you, it gets better. You won't always be stuck in this place of not knowing who you are or what to pursue. I'm not saying that I … Continue reading Dear Younger Me
Guess what! I am officially a college student of three days! After being in the same school district for 13 years and seeing mostly the same people every single day for just as long, it is mind-blowing to be in a place where I am surrounded by different people and generally don't know anyone in … Continue reading Guys, I am Adulting!