On this winding, unexpected, joyful, tumultous journey of life, I've realized that it simply isn't possible to do this journey alone. More importantly, it's crucial to closely examine those on the journey with you. Having the "right" people to run the race with you can make a difference in how far you can get ahead--as… Continue reading We Can’t Run Alone.
"Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up."-Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 The past few years have been quite a journey in regards to the relationship area… Continue reading Success, and The Big Difference
Even when I know the route to where I am going, I sometimes like to use my GPS. Why do I do this, I wondered to myself one day. It didn't seem to make sense. Then, it dawned on me. The GPS provides a sense of security. It provides a sense of direction when the trip goes… Continue reading My GPS & the Holy Spirit
As I inch very close to turning 30, I've been reflecting about what I've learned about dating and relationships in my 20's. It's been quite a journey! I only want the person God has for me from now on--and no one else! Perhaps you're trying to figure out this whole get to marriage thing, too?… Continue reading Lessons I’ve Learned About Dating/Courtship in My 20’s.
I feel like my Lord is leading me into the desert. The old routines and ways of life that I've followed for years will change. The daily circles that surround me will be different. It's amazing how much we like to be comfortable as humans, and how difficult it can be to truly embrace change. I've… Continue reading A Desert Season.
Who are you surrounding yourself with? Is your current company assisting you in moving in a positive direction in your life? Or does their company allow you to stay stagnant--or even pull you down? "Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm."~Proverbs 13:20 I live with someone who has… Continue reading Your Circle in 2017.
This is my new favorite song. At the end of the day, this is what Christians are meant to live for. We wait for our eternal home. We live this life in hopes of the next. "Willing to die for," the song says. I am thinking about so many of my brothers and sisters throughout the… Continue reading Heaven Is Where I Want to Be.
Life is truly a fleeting journey, a temporary sojourn. God is teaching me not to speed through it. Too many times, we are stuck waiting. Instead of savoring the season of life we are in and finding the gems in our lives every day, we simply wait. It's not until this or that happens that we feel… Continue reading Taking Life As a Journey