I pray that in the time moving forward...people will be encouraged, people will find community. I pray that God will begin to use me more than ever to reach others like me, or different than me. That my words would touch exactly who they are supposed to...
"I'm not nothing! I was never nothing! The power you have I don't need!" -Emma Swan 'Once Upon A Time' Every Sunday, this sentence comes out of my mouth at least once: "It's Once Upon A Time Time!" And, in tonight's episode, in response to a dark voice in her ear, in a show of … Continue reading “I’m Not Nothing!”
Somewhere in the last year and a half, I lost her... I lost who I was, and who I was working to be. I became so consumed with school, work, switching jobs, more work, more homework...and just the waiting. I've been exhausted. I've been making excuses. I've stopped looking. But, now, no more … Continue reading Between There & Here
I spend a lot of time acting like I have it all together & am able to get up each day and push forward... But, the TRUTH is, I'm always exhausted. I like to act like I can do everything on my own. But, the TRUTH is, any energy I have comes from Him, because I … Continue reading tRUTH @ 10
Agapetos... This is one of my Bibles. This certain Bible has "Love is Louder" scrawled on it's cover. I wrote that after several years of wear. This particular Bible has been with me since the end of my senior year in High School. My best friend & I exchanged new bibles at the time to … Continue reading Day 4: What does it mean?
This post is related to Five Minute Fridays - but I'm doing it on Sunday. The rules are simple, if you want to play along: write for 5 minutes about the topic on Lisa-Jo Baker's site, no overthinking, no extensive editing. Just write what you feel.This week's topic is WRITERREADY? GOWriter.I tell people I'm a … Continue reading Writer – FMF
"...Love your neighbor as yourself..." Matthew 22:39I recently wrote about the one year challenge I have set up for myself. A challenge to change some of the bad habits in my life. Really, it's just about a life overhaul where I become a better steward of the life God has blessed me with.At the core of … Continue reading Learning to Love [Myself]
This post is part two of an Identity series I started a couple of posts ago. I started with the lies I have believed about myself for years, lies we all let rest in our hearts. As I work on this Identity series, I will dive into a GOD-given Identity. One that is especially from … Continue reading True Beauty
"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old one has gone, the new one has come!" - 2 Cor. 5:17UglyUnlovableWorthlessReplaceable.And the worst of all:InvisibleThese are lies the enemy spent 14+ years convincing me to believe. By the end of that time, it wasn't just outside voices, I heard these lies … Continue reading Confessions of a 20-something: [sometimes] I still believe the lies