Be Still and Know

I have honestly not been looking forward to starting school next Monday. I’ve been clinging onto each moment of summer and the familiarity of the current season I’m in. Change is on the horizon and quickly approaching me. God has been opening and closing doors. The last part of Revelation 3:7 says, “What he opens […]

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Summer 2017

Before starting a new chapter, I always like to reflect on the one that’s coming to a close. This summer has really been good. It has been full of experiences, fun days, rest, writing, and time with God. Unlike previous summers, I haven’t been obsessive in keeping my family’s house clean. I’ve learned to find […]

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Giving our Best

God uses and multiplies what we give Him in much bigger ways than we could ever dream of. The ride home from school was unlike usual. I was tired, ill, hungry, and not in a good mood. There are only a few days left of the school year, and I need to study for exams. […]

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10 Things I Learned in 2016

1. Love is not based off of behavior Mr. Wright, my former Bible teacher, shared this quote in class. It stayed in my mind and challenged my heart. Despite a person’s mood, we are called to love them in a way that reflects our Father’s love for us. Also, it is a great comfort knowing […]

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The Things Unseen

The purpose of this life is more about the things unseen. A few minutes ago while praying, I found myself tired and worn out from worrying so much about temporary things. I’ve been trying to keep our house spotless, the TV controls in their designated spot, and all of the laundry folded a particular way. […]

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A Must Read: Tips for Back to School

It’s crazy to think that school starts back in two weeks! I hope your summer break has been one full of making memories and the most of each day! The following pieces of advice are things I have learned or am still working on. I hope to encourage, inspire, and comfort you as you get […]

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Local Before Global

“If you want to be a missionary to another country, how do you expect to change another part of the world if you aren’t being a part of change where you are now?” My Bible teacher said this a couple months ago and it really has stuck with me. Recently, I’ve realized how broken some […]

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