Here we are, two months since I last wrote, after thinking I would be more consistent at this whole blogging idea. Funny how life can change so quickly. I'm learning that sometimes, I just need time to sit back and reset (shocker). Even if that means sitting down and writing down my thoughts instead of letting them anxiously whirl around in my head.
Confession: I have been moved home with family for two weeks and have yet to really rest. The whole first week I kept busy by decorating my room, organizing boxes, cleaning the house...I'm back to living with 4 other people so the mess has to be maintained by someone, right? I have excuses for why I'm… Continue reading Beautifully Broken
If you read my previous post "Ready, Set, Stop." you know I am moving into an uncertain season where God has called me to be still and rest in His plan for me. At church the other night, worship included the song "Take Courage" by Bethel Music and my heart was hit by a train.… Continue reading Take Courage
Moving is a big deal and, as you might have discovered by this point, decisions are not something I take lightly. Some basic life decisions have me tossing and turning at night, anxiously debating what to do, while others I make with certainty (e.g. getting a tattoo). I moved to the Eastern Shore before I even… Continue reading Ready, Set, Stop.
"A body stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions"
"'Do you not fear me?' declares the Lord. 'Do you not tremble in my presence? For I have placed the sand as a boundary for the sea, an eternal decree so it cannot cross over it; though the waves toss, yet they cannot prevail; though they roar, they cannot cross over it.'" ~Jeremiah 5:22 [emphasis added].… Continue reading Boundaries: Building or Breaking?
Loneliness, loss, and love. Dealing with 3 great dilemmas...
To be loved is to be vulnerable.