I have just started an internship with some amazing people at my church and am doing exactly what I want to do with the rest of my life (Ministry through writing and worship). It has been so amazing and I have already learned so much. I have become aware of the unique gifts and passions [...]
I recently went to a leadership conference for the very first time. I have never been encouraged and inspired as much as I was those two days. I left with a notebook full of plans, one-liners, as well as a reignited heart for leadership. I was able to hear from some of the most loving [...]
As humans we have this deep craving to be happy all the time. There is nothing wrong with wanting to be cheerful and smiley all the time... but if you are anything like me, I'm not always happy and it irritates me.
So I tried something new last night. I was driving home from VBS at my church and just wasn't feeling the music I was listing to (Sorry Jack Johnson... It's nothing against you). I decided to turn off the music and talk...yeah just talk, like out loud to myself. The first few seconds I [...]
I know this sounds bad, but this exact week and time of year always makes me a little sad and angry. It sounds bad because the end of the year brings so much hope and joy for the future. So many things (school in particular) come to an end and summer starts. Those things all [...]
I’m coming to you today as a friend because sometimes I think that's all our hearts need… a good friend to talk with. So I get it. I know that some days are WAY better than others and that sometimes it takes all you have to get through the day. I know what it [...]
It was a Thursday afternoon after track practice and I was sitting at my desk just looking out of my window (I was trying to find motivation to do another SAT practice test… whoops). This little bird, I don’t even know what type… all I remember was that it was brown, I think. Anyway, [...]