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
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
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
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
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
On Thursday of the week I arrived in Vancouver, I decided last minute to participate in the hostel group activity to Quarry Rock hike at Deep Cove. I was in for a surprise – big time. It was really not a good day for me because I left that hike feeling inadequate and second-guessing my … Continue reading No one gets left behind
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
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
Finding rest is easier than it seems.
Opening up about something that hurts you is uncomfortable but choosing how to deal with that is what defines you.