When the last thing you want to do is “wait”

Wait. That is a word that I really don’t like to hear; I think it’s a word that not a lot of us like to hear, to be frank. This word brings so much stress, especially in a fast-paced world. We have grown up in a society where we want what we want now!   … Continue reading When the last thing you want to do is “wait”

Why I’m denouncing Christianity

Okay before I receive any disconcerting comments or messages let me pose this question to you. What does Christianity mean to you? A. Is it a set of rules that you follow in order to make yourself "right with God"? B. Or is it actually following Jesus Christ and obeying what he commanded because you have … Continue reading Why I’m denouncing Christianity

What I have learned this past year…and then some

Wow! I can't believe that another year has come and gone so quickly! It has been such a whirlwind of events- one right after another- and it seems that 2018 is going to start off just as busy as this year. I have been growing so much over the past 3 months during my DTS … Continue reading What I have learned this past year…and then some

Confessions of an Ex-Porn Addict

We live in a world where an answer to a question is just a few keystrokes away or finger taps away. There is such a strong surge of information coming at us from different media outlets, but along with the positive of technology comes the negative side. One of the things that have started to … Continue reading Confessions of an Ex-Porn Addict

Hindsight is good for faith

I went back to my really old blogging posts…like Xanga old! I was so amazed at how I used to be and how much God has changed me for the better. I was so depressed and bitter; I also had a lot of teenage angst. Here’s an excerpt from one of the last entries that … Continue reading Hindsight is good for faith

Forgiveness isn’t just for you

It is recess time and everyone in my fifth-grade class is anxious to get outside and play, including myself. There is laughter around me, of kids having fun, as I’m trying to swing as high as I can. When I finally stop swinging I hear a girl calling my name. I face in the direction … Continue reading Forgiveness isn’t just for you

This time is the last time

This morning on my way to church  I was thinking about how today is World Suicide Prevention Day; which has an important place in my heart because I have struggled as long as I can remember with depression and suicidal thoughts. Yep, you read that correct, I have not always been the happy-go-lucky person that … Continue reading This time is the last time

My heart aches for something more

I know that it’s been a while since I last wrote and it has been because I have approximately 4 weeks before I leave for the biggest adventure of my life! I’ll be jet-setting to Vancouver BC and will be attending a Discipleship Training School and I couldn’t be more excited! Recently, I had been … Continue reading My heart aches for something more