Vulnerable

This season has been that of a blazing fire. Exciting, triggering, full of various hurts but all the more passion and purpose. I’m back in my college classes to get this undergraduate thing finished and done with (Junior year!)! Don’t get me wrong, I love school. I just don’t love the financial toll and balancing … Continue reading Vulnerable

10 States, 8 Days

Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina. I promise it was more exhausting to drive it than it was for you to read it. But man, was it an adventure. I’ve been drafting a post about this road-trip for the past two months. The projects that hold such heavy … Continue reading 10 States, 8 Days

Hope amidst Headlines

ABC News: "Over 70 dead with 22 tornadoes reported in South, Midwest" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M4w2Rh7UeFM It pains my heart to see headlines of devastation after devastation in this world. And while I’m tempted to doubt God’s goodness in light of believing He’s in control of everything, I reflect on His grace and goodness that outweighs all the … Continue reading Hope amidst Headlines

Recognize. | Weakness. (Part 1)

Do you have a weakness? I hate to break it to you, but it's safe to say we're all a flawed bunch of humans. What might that be for you today? Yes today. Heck, it can even change moment-to-moment. Quite uplifting so far, I know, but stay with me. These words can serve as leverage … Continue reading Recognize. | Weakness. (Part 1)

Is it God’s will or my will? [Questions of a new Believer]

"You desire but do not have, so you kill. You covet but you cannot get what you want, so you quarrel and fight. You do not have because you do not ask God." James 4:2 This verse outlines the curse of our human condition. The root of all our problems, as it began with Adam … Continue reading Is it God’s will or my will? [Questions of a new Believer]

3am Writing / Romans 5-8 Inspo.

This upcoming year will go by fast.   Remember to rest in the identity you have in Christ. Not of yourself.   Lose yourself in His regard, finding joy in the trials and challenges, remembering that in all things that feel like death, you are also burying those things in Christ's death. Remembering how they are to … Continue reading 3am Writing / Romans 5-8 Inspo.

Unconditional Love, Supernaturally Knitted

Below is a poem put together by two writing pieces of mine. It was a project for a class assignment that I miraculously put together in a matter of minutes. That's not to say it was an effortless beauty I created. It's to say it was divinely composed by God's workings. You'll see why. Upon … Continue reading Unconditional Love, Supernaturally Knitted

Flash Grenade Flash Piece

The following is a flash piece I wrote for my writing class. The assignment involves researching "odd-facts" to incorporate into a personal account essay. So I embraced some research on the author of (most of) the New Testament, the Apostle Paul. I intend to expand it into an essay that tells of the formation of … Continue reading Flash Grenade Flash Piece

Purpose in Brokenness

I hear many of you in your hurting, asking how God could be real after all the painful things that have happened to you. How it's always been easier not to face it all, numb it, try and forget, and live on your own terms in the world. I hear you equate the imperfections of … Continue reading Purpose in Brokenness