| B R O K E N |

“I found heaven in pieces, the glimmer and dust. Broken glass in reflection till we shine like the sun.” Glimmer in the Dust by Hillsong United   All of my life I have been afraid that I was too broken to be worth anything. I realize that everyone knows that they have something wrong with them … More | B R O K E N |

| M O V E |

Sometimes when I think about the word move, I get a sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach. You know, that feeling that you get that is a weird combination of excitement and anxiety and always gives you diarrhea… At least it does if you’re me… That is the feeling I get when I … More | M O V E |

| B A R E |

 I have always hated locker rooms… It’s just a fact of my life. There are many reasons that I hate them to be sure, but the greatest reason is that I have always been 100% TERRIFIED of nudity. I remember being a teenager and going to the YMCA with my family and there were these … More | B A R E |

| I D E N T I T Y |

This past week has not been the easiest. Self reflection can sometimes be painful, and growth isn’t always the most comfortable thing. You don’t really realize how deep the lies have crept and how quickly they come to the surface until you focus on speaking truth. But over the past week one thing has been … More | I D E N T I T Y |

| L E N T |

Today (Ash Wednesday) starts the Lenten season, and this year I am planning to not just give something up, but I am also planning to add a few things to my life. One of the things that I will be doing which I found on Margaret Feinberg’s blog, is a 40 day reading plan of … More | L E N T |

| L E T | G O |

This year for Christmas, I gave my family some challenges. I gave them some vague ideas of what I wanted, but mostly I wanted them to choose the gifts that they bought me. As part of that, I asked my parents to buy me a necklace from The Giving Keys, but I asked them to … More | L E T | G O |

| S E C R E T |

The other night at church I had a moment of conviction. Our lead pastor was sharing and he said something that made me think. He said that God develops vision in us in the secret place. He used the example of Nehemiah and talked about how Nehemiah didn’t share all that was in his heart … More | S E C R E T |

| J U M P |

Standing on the edge of a cliff looking at the water below. I feel the knot in my stomach that is driven by fear telling me this is a bad idea, but I want to do it anyway! In this moment staring straight down thirty feet can feel like peering off the top of the Empire State … More | J U M P |