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
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
Today, I begin thinking positively. I have spent a majority of my life hating myself, being ashamed of how I look, and speaking hateful words toward my own body. I recognize that I am not perfect, yet it is imperative that I begin to see myself in a better light and deny the internal lies … Continue reading Taking it Back
Check my article out here. Hey all! I'm so excited to have had my first article published by RELEVANT Magazine last week. I thought I would let you in on how this happened in case any of you are interested in writing for this magazine. Over Thanksgiving break, after years of encouragement from my mom … Continue reading My first published article!
For the days when you know you should be happy but you aren't.
I sat in the car after arriving 20 minutes early (whoops), breathing slowly and thinking. I fought every bone in my body that naturally told me to worry. My mind started to wander but I focused instead and prayed. I straightened my dress and inspected my makeup in the mirror, waiting for 2:55 to come, … Continue reading The Job Hunt