I had recently gone through a season of bitterness. For all the wrongs I see in the world, in my life, and in myself. It took awhile to process my bitterness and this poem is the outcome.
I was talking to someone about my blog. And the person I was talking to was being encouraging because I was sharing how hard it is sometimes to write even when I'm not feeling inspired or unsure of what to write about. And as I was saying that, my heart finished the thought with the … Continue reading Live a Little Backwards
If there's anything about God's love that I appreciate and so grateful for the most is His constant love. He doesn't love you a little less on the days you've had a bad day or love you a little more on the days you've had a good day. It's the same throughout. I have two … Continue reading How to Love
The other day, I was thinking about how capricious our lives are. You wake up being in an amazing relationship only to be broken up over a single text in one afternoon. You wake up being in an amazing relationship and you are proposed to later that evening. You wake up safe and sound only … Continue reading Your Single Days are Numbered
Recently, I got really excited about my love life. Because for a moment, a VERY brief moment, it seemed like it was going to go somewhere. In one weekend, I met two guys the way I would like to meet a guy - organically. One was at a basketball game. The other was a friend. … Continue reading Advocate for Your Love Life
Sex feels good. Sex is meant to feel good. Sex is beautiful. God created sex and therefore, sex is good. But here's the thing. God knows how good sex is. In fact, it's SO good that he set clear boundaries. We all know ice cream tastes good but eating a whole gallon of it is … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Sex
Last week, I asked my Sunday school students if they would be willing to give up or throw away their favorite stuffed animals. Their eyes widened in shock as they unanimously shouted a horrified, "No!" I asked them why and they said, "Because I love it!" I asked again, "How would you feel if you … Continue reading To Give like God
I remember reading a story or poem of some sort - can't really remember where I read it from or who wrote it or what it was titled. But it was written in the perspective of a little girl sharing what each of her classmates said as to why they are beautiful from their dads. … Continue reading When You’re Feeling Ugly
Girl, I know. Life is tough. There are days when it kicks you down and repeatedly kicks you. Coffee spills, speeding ticket, exhausting work, maybe a break up or complications with your relationship, maybe you're at a crossroads and you just don't know what to do or think, unsuspected bills and piling debt...You know what … Continue reading Life is Tough but You’re Tougher
After a heart breaking, gut wrenching break up, it seems impossible to see life on the other side. But there's a new chapter of adventures. love, and joy that's waiting just for you.