remaining faithful in the wilderness

I am reading Numbers right now, and the Israelites have repeatedly groaned to Moses about being led into the wilderness from Egypt. They tell him they would rather have died when some of the other men who...

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad, and God

I was watching the SAG awards this Saturday, and Bryan Cranston said something that really stood out to me. He won the award for best male actor in a drama series for his role on a...

surrender

I have decided to surrender my career to God this year. It is something I have always aimed for, but I have not yet fully released control.I have realized that it’s not about me. It’s about...

recycled wine bottle christmas decor

This is the first Christmas season I have had with my own place. It’s great in a sense that I can decorate for Christmas. It’s not so great in a sense that I have...

touching the stove

I’m starting to realize that life’s a learning process. We are all living our lives, trying to make sense of everything, hopefully trying to be the best version of ourselves that we can be,...

life is getting more intense

I went to the chiropractor the other day, and a boy, probably fourteen or fifteen, walked out right before I went in. My doctor told me he really enjoyed seeing him again and that...

the big picture

I flew to Texas last weekend to see my family. I did a few things I wanted to do in Dallas… ate at MiCocina (may or may not have driven straight from DFW to...

wait, what?

This has been a season of waiting for me in my career. As an actor you are constantly on a rollercoaster ride of ups and downs, highs and lows, excitements and disappointments. The majority...

the glow of a monitor

We live in an “instant-gratification” society. With the click of a button, we can have food delivered, a movie rented, tell mom we love her with a quick text. We don’t even have to...

vintage headboard

I love all things vintage. I think I get it from my mom. She has always loved the “rustic” look. But ironically it was my dad who spotted these old shutters and door tucked...