I hope you like cheese because it's about to get uber cheesy.Read More
We need to get one thing straight and out of the way.
I am not perfect.
You are not perfect.
Nothing on this earth is perfect.Read More
Earlier this month, I went on a short-term mission trip to Nicaragua and served in the rural side of Tipitapa. Although it was one week, it was a very full one. I'm still trying to process that "yupp that just happened and you just witnessed that." I don't want to be left unchanged by the community that I got a chance to be a part of.Read More
The curtain closes. The castle collapses. The eyes open.
And one day the imaginary world that you built for yourself, begins to deconstruct and turn into a pile of bricks.Read More
God takes you as you are right now. Hear that? He takes you as you are. Keep on repeating that until it echos within the bones of your body.Read More
Stress? Stress is natural. But when that stress slowly and subtly translates into anxiousness and worries, that's when we have to draw the line. Why? Because..Read More
You know that bustling, green and yellow colored feeling when you wait to write your essay right before the day it's due? Well that's the kind of tug a war feeling I had this week, with me losing and falling face first into the muddy puddle - with no extra change of clothes....Read More
1.) Your mental health is just as important as your physical health. As MentalHealth.gov stated, "Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices."Read More
I have a story to tell you.
A story with its broken, unpolished, in-between messy bits peaking out - as it should be. The beauty in telling these raw stories is that what once was in the dark is brought into light. There is something truly freeing about that, it's completely unbinding, and it cheers your soul that you are free to be. Free to be you, the unedited, authentic version of you.....Read More
Most of the time, I think we need to be able to distinguish what we have control over in our lives, and what we don't have control over. We have control over how we choose to live our life and what we make of it. In this post, I'm going to share a couple of things that I have been learning throughout this work in progress.Read More
As followers of Christ, we want to read the living word and be able to apply it to our lives - which bears spiritual fruit & helps our faith grow. So here are a couple of ways on how you can study God's word. Now keep in mind that everybody has a different approach when studying the bible - find what works best for you!
These are some of the things I've learned along the way..Read More
Guest Blogger: Vicky Smith
The wind was blowing my hair and the trees beside me as I walked down the carless country road. To my right stood an empty field, and 200 feet beyond its red and yellow flowers flowed the waves of a lake. It’s the lake by which I was raised as a little girl and still visit as a 20-year-old.
As I continued to walk...Read More