Maybe you've been where I am, in the middle of a season in which you are having a hard time settling down. Maybe you transferred to a new school and you don't feel at home there. Maybe you know you will only be in your town for a few more months and don't feel the … Continue reading Finding Fulfillment in a Temporary Season
We landed in Atlanta after a torturous last travel day of our honeymoon consisting of missed flights, and extreme delays. We got to the car only to see that it was dead (just look up "dead battery on an electric car" to understand our confusion). And just minutes into our drive home, we were told … Continue reading Chosen Each Day
A few months ago, I quit my dream job. Turns out, not every dream is a good one. I was so honored to be offered a job in my field weeks before I graduated. I felt secure in my plans and I easily ignored the pit in my stomach because... this had to be perfect, … Continue reading Big Changes!
Some say God doesn't speak in human ways. Some suggest his creation says it all. Author Karen Kingsbury often writes in her books that God does speak verbally, whispering words into His children's ears. He speaks through our friends and loved ones. He teaches through His word, the bible, but how else does he communicate … Continue reading I Didn’t Want to Watch “The Prince of Egypt”
I'm pretty sure everyone has experienced a period of waiting; a time in life where something hangs in the air and you feel the desperation for it to fall... right in place. You wait day and night to hear about that one opportunity or response in order to move ahead with your life. Who hasn't been there? Maybe … Continue reading Waiting
For the days when you know you should be happy but you aren't.
So... I have obviously not kept up very well with blogging often. Sorry about that. Spring semester is over and summer is now underway- hallelujah! This spring was trying in just about every way. I was so positive about 2016 and all that it was to come... but so far it has kicked my butt. … Continue reading When Plans Change
You may have heard the term "Glorification of Busy". There are dozens of articles written about this idea, of being "too busy" to make time for God. Being too busy to focus on friendships and opportunities for sharing Christ. That's not my focus today, but I think about it often. I get caught up in … Continue reading The Glorification of Disappointment