I don’t remember the children but I remember the homes. I don’t remember how we served but I remember being told the truth. The smell of rotting hills have long since faded but the shock of knowing that the people I was meeting lived in the city’s garbage dump will probably never leave. No one … More The Aftermath of those Christian Events
Instead of New Year’s Resolutions, many people have switched to a word. You’ve probably seen it — the people who decide on a word to be their focus for the new year. Words like love, inspire, trust, create, and focus are just a few of many, many words that people choose. Some people branch out … More What a Wonderful Word: Kairos
In a social media world, it can be difficult to feel proud of oneself. I know people look proud and happy but statics are showing an alarming rise in the opposite direction. Comparison, self-doubt, and insecurity run rampant through many and I totally understand why. We live in curated and picture perfect world. Even though … More Positive Self-Reflection
You know the people or maybe you’re one of those people. You know the ones — the people who seem to adore the holiday season. The decorating, the parties, the hustle and the bustle — it all seems to make them more alive. My pastor’s wife is like that. She loves the holiday season and … More Blogging in 2019
Growing up in Ohio, with lake effect snow, I’m accustom to winters being long and white. It wasn’t uncommon for snow to still be falling in March. Pennsylvania is not like that. Pennsylvania has sporadic snow days and as someone who loves winter, I’m not such a fan of this. Yep, you read that right. … More Red Potato, Ham, & Gouda Soup Recipe
Several years ago, I heard a speaker talking about an incident that happened on his blog. He had written a post that was a little less than friendly toward a public figure. The post was not meant to be hurtful or mean — it was just a funny jab at someone else’s expense. Soon, comments … More What’s in a Word?
If you stopped by earlier this week, you found a pretty heavy post about the melancholy I’m dealing with. Don’t worry, I’m not going heavy today. There’s not anything wrong with heavy but today just isn’t that day. 🙂 Instead, I’m gonna share five things I’m loving right now! 1.VIPKid I’m still struggling with the … More Current Love it! List