You are the light of the world…Matthew 5:14 What does it mean to be the light? This is a question thas has been on my heart over the last few months. How can I be the light at home, in my community, or with strangers? There is a lot of darkness this year. A lot… Read More Where Is Your Light?
The sweat is pouring down your back. You feel like the fight is never going to end. One minute you think you have it pinned but a second later you are trying to break free. You break out of the choke hold but a minute later you are caught in it again. You fling it… Read More Tagging Out of the Fight
You have the zeal of God written on your soul. Every breath is but another chance to dust off your past and begin again. Life only begins when you take action. You have a goal buried deep within you. The only way to reach it is to dig. You tell me, “I don’t know where… Read More zeal
“Bad times, hard times, this is what people keep saying; but let us live well and times shall be good. We are the times: such as we are, such are the times.” -St. Augustine Life is overwhelming. Most of us have so much going on right now we feel pulled a million and one… Read More Bad times or Your time?
I went on a run today. When I run, I usually have to hold onto my key. My pockets are usually not deep enough, and quite frankly they would definitely fall out. So I clench my key in my sweaty hand. We, humans, hold onto a lot of things tightly in our hands. A lot… Read More Don’t Drop the Key
A couple months ago. I was walking around my apartment when I saw it. An ant. The tiniest little guy squirming around on my floor. So I got rid of him and went on my way. A few moments later I look at the floor and see another one. Then another one. Then another one…… Read More Ants in Your Pants
You walk towards Him. He reaches out His arms to embrace you. You lunge forward and hug Him with every ounce of your being. Your fears melt. You are eternally safe. Yet, you feel a sharp pinch on the side of your head. You notice a thorn from His crown is hitting you. You feel… Read More When you hug God
We all have those fears. Fears that seem to rest in our ears, which play over and over again as if we put them on repeat. They impact us. They cause our skin to crawl. Our blood pressure to rise. And worst of all they paralyze our limbs and make us feel inadequate. The other… Read More I Hear, But I’m Not Listening
Relationships teach you a lot about yourself. The good one’s teach you about where you fall short and what to do about it. A solid relationship is built on growth. Not on personal growth, but on helping the other to be the best version of themselves. A year and a half ago I was blessed… Read More Why I Love Her
How many times in your day do you look back? I’m not talking as you backup out of your parking spot. How many times in your day, do you think about the past? It might be the immediate past. Questioning ourselves like: Did I say what I needed to say? Was that weird? Did I… Read More Don’t Look Back