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Church Conflict 101

August 1st, 2017|

"I entreat Euodia and I entreat Syntyche to agree in the Lord. Yes, I ask you also, true companion, help these women, who have labored side by side with me in the gospel together with Clement and

What I’m Learning from my High-Church Friends

June 11th, 2017|

[Note: This post begins a new shift in writing. During my time in Bible college, this blog served the wonderful purpose of assisting me in processing my musings about the Lord working in my life.

Wisdom from Pooh

April 25th, 2017|

I am in the process of ending Year 4. I will soon cross the stage. I will shortly have my piece of paper. I will be sent. Bible College has been the most incredible experience

Much so Far has Happened

April 3rd, 2017|

Approximately fifteen minutes ago I was crying in the girls' bathroom as a shaky eighteen-year-old who was starting her first day of college. It is now April of Year 4. I have just left a

Reflections and Cardboard

January 1st, 2017|

My mind seeks to organize life in boxes. That's how I work, and it's great for many things. This year has certainly been one to break the boxes. I've been challenged, humbled, confronted, and forced

Jacob and the Ladder

October 24th, 2016|

How many people does it take to tell you something and actually believe it is true? To tell you that the objective of life is not to just escape through with the least amount of

Proper Lives Lived

September 26th, 2016|

“‘Dear God,’ she prayed, ‘let me be something every minute of every hour of my life.’” —Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn     Her parents started a major missions organization that impacts thousands

Proper Goodbyes

September 12th, 2016|

Tears welled up in his eyes and his throat closed shut and he creaked out the words between swallows. "I don't want to write a book...I don't need a big church...if you guys email me

Kitchen Table and Expectations

August 20th, 2016|

I'm sitting at the breakfast bar in my parents' kitchen. It's 9:30pm and I'm knocking back coconut chocolate chip cookies fresh out of the oven, courtesy of my mom and her practical love. I'm thinking