24 reasons to love 24!

Okay, so right now I am 23 years old. In less than 2 days I will be 24 years old. I don’t know about you, but I feel like turning 24 is a major life changing moment. I am jittery with excitement at the fact that I am going to be 24 years old! Because,…

Finding my lost identity.

I went on a mission trip to Kenya back in April of this year. I went with an excited and expectant heart to minister to every woman, every girl, and every child that my eyes laid on. I had a heart full of love to pour out onto any soul who stumbled along my path….

Finding myself in the nothingness.

I ponder a thought of the day I am still. Where the world I am caught in ceases to move. The irregardless¬†lectures my mind yells at me suddenly stops. And I lie alone lost in my own motionless. My lids close firmly shut. My breathing goes deep and lasts long. And my ears hear nothing…

You aren’t a leader if all you do is bark orders.

Over the course of my life I have run across many leaders who have taught me, shaped me, and encouraged me to follow in their footsteps. The biggest lesson I have learned is that there is a major difference between being a leader and being a dictator. We can all name at least 1 person…

Praying without the end in mind.

How many of us have just PRAYED so diligently for something to happen whether it be big or small? Yep. I can even remember times where I prayed over and over again for something that I THOUGHT I wanted. For instance, I prayed that God would just open doors (so generic – right?). I had…

Sex is bad.

This post was a little hard for me to write. I’ve been working on it for over 3 weeks, but felt that it needed to be written in a way for you to understand my perspective. I realize¬†that other people out there struggle with a similar attitude, and I hope this also helps you. So…ever…

Love is more than that fuzzy feeling.

Happy Valentine’s Day!! I just realized that my Tuesday blogging falls directly on Valentine’s Day, and I cannot be more excited for today! It’s my 2nd favorite holiday of the year! (Christmas is obviously first!). I LOVE this day because love is a treasure. Love is endless and boundless, beautiful and tragically insane. Love is…