To the Anxious, Overthinker. This Ones For You.

ShareTweet Yeah, she seemed really nice about it, but what will she be saying behind my back? She must think I’m a loser. My mind wandered. And when I say wandered, I mean really wandered. Like, past the confines of…

I Love Jesus, But I Cuss a Little

ShareTweet I love Jesus, but I cuss a little. I try to keep it in check and only let out those less than lady-like librettos when absolutely necessary; but the thing is that sometimes, there just are no other words than the…

Cheating on My True Husband

ShareTweet C.S. Lewis provides such beautifully rich imagery in his Chronicles of Narnia series. A passage from the “The Voyage of the “Dawn Treader” resonates deeply within me. Eustace, a rotten and annoying boy, finds himself in possession of a…

Dear Husband, This is Who You Really Married

ShareTweet Dear Husband, I am sorry. I’m sorry that you’ve been neglected for the last four-and-a-half years. I’m sorry that your needs are secondary. I assure you, you are still one of my top priorities—you just aren’t on the top…

The Shower Prayer That Changed Me

ShareTweet This morning I stood in the shower talking to the Lord. It’s always the perfect time for us to chat since no one is typically in there pulling on my pant leg asking for fruit snacks or chocolate milk.…

Dear Christians, Stop “Waiting on the Lord”

ShareTweet “Waiting on the Lord” is almost considered an extra spiritual gift in Christian circles. Now hear me out, there are times when the Lord calls us to very specific seasons of waiting. I trust that you will know when…

Dear Christians, Stop

ShareTweet       “Waiting on the Lord” is almost considered an extra spiritual gift in Christian circles. Now hear me out, there are times when the Lord calls us to very specific seasons of waiting. I trust that you…

Why the Church Doesnt Need Any More Starbucks

ShareTweet More and more on my social media feeds I have been seeing a lot of churches boast of the cool, trendy new initiatives that they have begun. I have seen pictures of coffee bars that resemble Starbucks. I have…

When God Is in the Classroom

ShareTweet I’ve heard it said in various ways, “They have taken God out of the classroom.” I’ve even been asked, “How can you work in a public school when you can’t share your faith with the kids?” I’ve watched teachers…

You Are Worth Standing at the Altar With

ShareTweet Disclaimer: This is a letter written in a Christian perspective. If you are a not a Christian and you do not agree, that’s expected. A lot of people will get offended and I’ll understand. But we, Christians, are called…

3 Ways to Hate Your Family

ShareTweet It’s easier than you may think. At least, it’s easier than we’d like to admit. The world pretends love comes naturally, springing out of an unexpected kiss or a baby’s first smile. But if love is an iceberg, these…