2019: A Year of Growth

2019: A Year of Growth

I first think of the very beginning of this year. My family had been in Smithfield for the day, spending time together, Darby and I getting our nails done, and all of us trying to track down a family friend in a nursing home. My family arrived home, and my grandparents showed up to help [...]

The Best Summer Yet-2019

The Best Summer Yet-2019

I winced every single time I saw the folder in my hard drive named “The Best Summer Yet-2019.” Starting summer and full of hope, I put that name on the folder thinking it would contain some pretty amazing pictures. After my plans for the summer did not all come through, I looked at the folder [...]

Thoughts on My Commitment to Not Date in High School

Thoughts on My Commitment to Not Date in High School

Today is my last day before graduating!!! I’m so excited and ready! Yet, I’m not seeking to rush the plans God has ahead. Before starting high school, I made a commitment with the Lord that I wasn’t going to date over the four years. Instead of seeing graduation as a time of breaking free from [...]

Fully Consecrated’s Birth Announcement !!!

Fully Consecrated’s Birth Announcement !!!

The “baby” God has been growing within me is finally here! I have jokingly (but seriously) been using the baby analogy with this because I feel like I haven’t even officially announced Fully Consecrated to you. It has been talked about by mouth and mentioned here and there, but this is the “birth announcement” you [...]

It is Time to Reap a Harvest

It is Time to Reap a Harvest

“It’s time.”  These are the words that have kept appearing in my life the past few months. I’ve been seeking to figure out the meaning of them. “What is it time for, Lord?” has been a common question I have asked. The past few months of this year (how is it already almost April?!) have [...]