As some of you know, I have started an internship with A21 recently, and man what a wild ride these last few weeks have been. During orientation, we gathered around and shared our journey to this point in our life; how Christ brought us strategically to A21. I sat in a circle of seventeen women, from the … Continue reading With Palms Open Wide
If you are anything like me, you cringed at that saying, "Do what you can wherever you are planted". I am a dreamer, a doer, an aspiring, creative being. I want to go, I want to reach and stretch to the farthest ends of the Earth. My heart's dream is so far from where I am, that I often forget … Continue reading Being Present Where You Are Planted
I find myself in a constant battle. I often times hear myself say, if I was just left in the life I was living I wouldn’t have to feel how I am feeling now, I wouldn’t have the eye’s to see the damage and pain in my family. I feel so helpless about it all. … Continue reading The Past And It’s Root’s
There is a saying that has stuck with me for many years.. "Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness." Kurt Vonnegut I am a people watcher. Not in a creepy way, in a way that observes the … Continue reading A Soft Hearted Soul
I have not yet quite figured out if being a dreamer is a blessing or a curse. I am not just referring to having aspirations of going to college or getting your dream job. Although those things are valid aspirations and dreams, I am referencing to something different. What if you have this fire in your … Continue reading Being A Dreamer
I grew up with five older brothers. Skater's, hard worker's, over protective, and all of them possessed that mean older brother trait, the one that they must have simply because they were the "older brother". My childhood was either spent sitting at the skatepark watching my brother's skateboard until sundown, or at my grandmother's house … Continue reading I’m getting married.
As I sit in silence with my coffee and my bible, my thoughts come to the surface. I feel a weight on my heart, and I hear.. "Honor the space between no longer and not yet." I think a lot of us struggle with this, with being in the present and being actually focused on this … Continue reading Rushing Seasons.