To My High School Friends, I Hope You Know

To My High School Friends, I Hope You Know

To the thirteen most beautiful, intelligent, humble and funny girls I know, I hope you know. A few months back I wrote a poem speaking on my trembling fear of departing you linked with the necessity resting in my heart to live in the moment, to be present, to be grateful of that single moment. I spoke Continue reading To My High School Friends, I Hope You Know

A Poem Called My Testimony

A Poem Called My Testimony

I have loved. And then hated. But the feelings, they all faded. I just longed for something that’s real. I have been temporarily known. And planted in a home. But my identity, still masked in fear. I have been complimented with materialistic hype. I have been insulted, impaired with dislike. But that was not the adventure I craved. I Continue reading A Poem Called My Testimony

With No Praise or Admiration Linked, We Are Called

With No Praise or Admiration Linked, We Are Called

It’s everywhere. The act of stealing God’s thunder is in every crack of the human heart and in every area it proceeds to roam. We are prone to steal it. It’s in our messy DNA. It’s in our messy DNA to possess, to mark everything and everyone we have touched as our own. We aspire Continue reading With No Praise or Admiration Linked, We Are Called

The Gifts of God For The People of God

The Gifts of God For The People of God

Who we are in the current moment and who we were intentionally created to be in this lifetime, in a strange way relates back to Christmas morning. It relates back to Christmas morning because of Jesus’ entirety, His birth, His life, etc. but I am talking about the way our undeserving gifts are wrapped up, Continue reading The Gifts of God For The People of God

Purposeful Over Political

Purposeful Over Political

It’s difficult, perhaps even nearly impossible, nowadays to scroll through Facebook without coming across various political posts all bashing opposing candidates. We do indeed have freedom of speech. We have freedom of speech in our audible words and we have freedom of speech online. That means as people of the United States, we have the Continue reading Purposeful Over Political