4 Day Weekend in Portland

Remember when I posted about my time in Portland, OR? Yeah, me neither. Turns out, I have been so busy since I returned from my DTS that I failed to talk about my brief time in Portland! It has always been a city that I have wanted to visit. In fact, I would always say … Continue reading 4 Day Weekend in Portland

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Here’s why you should travel with Five14 Nepal

I know that some of you might be wondering how I was able to travel throughout Nepal with my group. Simple: I travelled with Five14Nepal. This company has such an amazing mission in Nepal by helping prevent exploitation by providing responsible and ethical tourism! They have a cafe, a bed & breakfast, and an adventure … Continue reading Here’s why you should travel with Five14 Nepal

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

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

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

God, give me faith like a child (Part One)

"My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts," says the Lord. "And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine. For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so my ways are higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts." Isaiah 55:8-9