This past year started as one of the most beautiful, exhilarating, unexpected seasons of my life. I discovered a new capacity of love I never knew I could give. I realized the freedom that comes in feeling safe to be completely, wholeheartedly yourself with another individual. Simply stated, I learned the power that love has. … Continue reading Marry Your Grief with Joy
I love Jesus a heck of a ton. I truthfully have no idea where I would be if it were not for my faith that is so grounded in Him. Please don't get me wrong though. I question and doubt too. I don't think anyone who walks the Christian walk with authenticity will claim… Continue reading Growth Track- Part 2
You should probably know that this blog isn't for you. I'm sitting here realizing that there is so much happening in my world and so much that Jesus is doing in my life that I would be remiss if I did not take the time to record and share these moments. So really, this blog… Continue reading Growth Track- Part 1.
A post I saw on Pinterest had this writing prompt idea list and I liked it, and considering I can't sleep because I'm sick with a cold- I'm doing it. 1. A recent picture and 15 interesting facts about me: I have a passion for education, working with at-risk youth, and Jesus. I have helped… Continue reading 30 Things About Me
On August 17, 2018 I got my first tattoo. My friend Michele has been trying to get me to do this for literally the past 6 years. Throughout this time she would randomly text me things like, "okay, so when are we going to get a tattoo?". After every one of these texts I'd tell… Continue reading August 17th, 2018: The Day I Got a Tattoo.
Every now and then I feel this nagging in my spirit to write. Tonight however I have nothing and everything to say all at once. Typically when I come on here I have a very clear direction I want take with a very specific situation that initiated the desire to write. However, tonight I have… Continue reading A Year Gone By of Sam and I
It's true though. Assumptions about people can be dangerous. It seems like lately this has been an increasingly more relevant issue I have been facing in almost every area of my life. I decided I would write some thoughts and begin my external processing for you all to engage in with me. SO here we… Continue reading You Know What They Say When You Assume Things…