Category: faith + life

8.23.2015 patience, please

patience, please

I’m in the process of redesigning my blog right now. I have decided to launch it on September 23, the first day of fall. Here’s a little sneak peek: And as with most things...

8.10.2015 I give up PHOTO 1

I give up.

Have you ever felt like hardships are overtaking your life?  Have you felt surrounded by the Enemy on all sides?  Have you felt you are left standing alone, defenseless, with no weapons to fight...

8.9.2015 everything is awesome PHOTO 1

everything is awesome.

I’m starting a 21-day challenge today (August 9-August 29). It’s a 2-step challenge. It goes a little something like this: Step 1: First thing in the morning, walk to the ocean and back. Step...

8.7.2015 an ode to Bose headphones PHOTO

an ode to Bose headphones.

because it’s 5:00 on Friday… an ode to Bose headphones Dear Bose headphones,   Thank you for allowing me to keep my sanity.   Thank you for helping me to avoid sinning.  If it weren’t for...

Who am I? PHOTO 1

who am I?

You are God; I am your child. You are love; I am loved. You are mighty; I am cared for. You are all powerful; I am protected. You are sovereign; I am in your...

7.1.2015 walk on the water PHOTO

walk on the water

Have you ever felt like you were stuck in a sailboat – with no wind. Only waves. Or only stillness. And only you? I’ve felt like that with my career lately. Pursuing an acting...

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restoration for Monday

Do you ever have a Sunday night with darkness and clouds that roll in? The end of a long day and an even longer week? Does it ever feel like you have poured yourself out...

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on not trying my hardest

My sister, my mom, and I have a baby clothing company called “shredtown baby.” We make tie-dyed onesies for all your hipster baby needs. When we first started making the onesies, the three of...

6.6.2015 june gloom PHOTO 1

june gloom

I wrote this last June… I stumbled out of bed today and pulled back the curtains. I literally did a double take. There were the most beautiful puffy white clouds with hints of pink...

2015.5.6 don't waste the wilderness

don’t waste the wilderness

I’m sure you’ve experienced a time in your life that seemed like a wilderness. A vast expanse of unknown outstretched before you. Long days of walking with no end in sight. Aching feet and tired eyes...