The older I get, the more wisdom I gain, and as my relationship with the Lord continues to evolve and grow, things just become much more simplified. I don’t worry about the things that I used to. Things that used to get me upset/worked up, things that used to hurt my feelings, etc. just don’tContinue reading “I Have Learned”
Perfection or peace?
Change. It’s inevitable! Sometimes change is exciting and at times, scary. It can be tough and uncomfortable to navigate through. It can also be easy to be derailed in transition. I’ll give you an example. When I started this blog it was at a point in my life when change was exciting. I had aContinue reading “Change and Balance”
My purpose is greater than my pain.
Loss and the journey to healing is so very personal.
Awhile back I had finally worked up the nerve to watch one of the sermons Jonathan preached. I knew shortly after turning it on that it was something I needed to hear. My counselor once said that God knew back then what messages to speak through Jonathan, what people needed to hear. This one wasContinue reading “Power in Being Real”
I did something today, something very simple, that actually holds great significance. I ordered new glasses. Big deal right? Yes. Yes it is. I had my yearly eye appointment to get my contacts. I wore my glasses there because I was actually totally out of my contacts. While I was there they had me readContinue reading “Broken Glass(es)”
When you don’t fit where you used to, you grieve that like any other loss. But, if you don’t fit anymore, you don’t. Move forward. We aren’t supposed to have to fight for a place in people’s lives. I was talking to one of my long time friends today and we were talking about regretContinue reading “The Pieces Don’t Fit Anymore”
I’ll be honest, there have been several times where I truly wanted to throat punch someone who said to me that happiness is a choice. I often thought to myself, “how in the world is it as easy as saying that I choose to be happy when I feel so bad?” I have even toldContinue reading “Is There Really a Choice?”
I stumbled upon this article and it just honestly made my day. Take a minute to read it and then tell me, what do you think?? Dear Christians, Stop Saying “Everything Happens for a Reason”