I spent 29 years of my life trying to fit in. I can’t rationally tell you why. I come from a loving family with parents who are still together and who encouraged each of my dreams growing up, even the ones I was terrible at. They rarely missed a choir concert or a swim meet, […]Read more "WORTHY OF LOVE."
Come to Me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. -Matthew 11:28 • I have always loved the water. When I was in elementary school, my family lived in a small town in southern Virginia. The Blue Ridge mountains were practically our backyard; the dentist office just down the street, and […]Read more "MY PEACEFUL PLACE"
There was one night, about nine months ago, when I had a very distinct dream. Now, I have a lot dreams, and my dreams have always been very vibrant. They are stories. Sometimes memories. Usually connected to each other somehow. The characters overlap and sometimes the plot repeats itself. Up until nine months ago, they […]Read more "WE NEED TO BE STILL."
I don’t know about you, but in the course of an entire day, I have a lot of thoughts. I think about the things I want to accomplish, the dreams I have, if the decisions I’m making in each moment are going to get me where I want to go or reflecting who I want to […]Read more "WE ARE ALL DREAMERS."
I am NOT flawless. & I am tired of feeling like I have to be. I am tired of the world telling women we need to look flawless. I am tired of putting on make-up in the morning because it’s a societal norm to cover up my physical flaws. I am tired of dressing a […]Read more "WE ARE NOT FLAWLESS."
Have you ever met someone that just brightens your day? Maybe you have someone in your life right now that does this for you that just came to mind. A best friend, a spouse, or a sibling, perhaps? Maybe even a parent or a child. I think we all can think of someone, whether past […]Read more "WE ALL NEED LIGHT."
Last week I wrote about how God has pulled me out of some very deep waters. I think a lot of you have stories of waves you’ve felt God has rescued you from. We all have experienced that feeling of drowning, like I mentioned in my last post. & yes, our God rescues us. He […]Read more "WE ARE DELIGHTED IN."