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

Conversation with a hitch hiker

As I was driving on I-40 this past weekend I remembered the time that I had stopped on the side of the road in order to help some people that had a broken down car. I didn’t intend to do it; to be honest I never want to stop because I don’t know anything about … Continue reading Conversation with a hitch hiker

The silent victim of mental illness

Opening up about something that hurts you is uncomfortable but choosing how to deal with that is what defines you.

When the high of travel has faded

It seems as if the wanderlust mindset is teeming with the need to sell everything, pack a bag, and board a plane with the one way ticket you just bought. Granted, I am all for going out into a new culture and experiencing it first hand - but what if you can't? When I'm on reprieve … Continue reading When the high of travel has faded