Body Talk

Body image issues are like this giant, unspoken (sometimes spoken), looming presence of insecurity that towers over nearly (if not all of) everyone. We are plagued in thought and appearance. Suffering the task of painting on faces and imminent self-disapproval that engages our minds to walk in insecurity without any relief… like, ever, it seems. […]

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Beloved

You are valuable. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. You are broken, beautiful, perfectly messy, and absolutely astonishing in every little thing because you have been crafted in the Creator’s flawless hands. A fabulous arrangement of every colorful burst of personality quirks. You are the most lovely collection of everything you once believed yourself to […]

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This Is About Something

I have read a thousand verses and sung a thousand songs; prayed a thousand prayers and heard a thousand words… Yet here I sit, constantly wondering about God and His goodness—I’ve realized my greatest points of question have come at times when I am not being consistent or intentional in pursuing Him with my time. […]

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I Love Acting

I love acting. In fact, it’s one of my favorite things. I’m very good at it. I love writing façades for people to take on, and I love taking them on myself. It’s really quite fun. But you know where it becomes not fun? I’m sure you see where this is going—in my actual life. […]

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You Have A Name

Our lives are configured around story. There’s this perfect part of us that desires greater glory – wrapped in the DNA Heaven printed on our souls, longing for this Greater Place and story to unfold. Yes, this is the tension our minds have found – a place of belonging but not yet there because this […]

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There Are No Leftovers

Recently, I’ve found myself living in a perpetual state of orphan-minded, poverty-stricken brokenness. It is really not fun, but an incredibly important realization has struck me about these few weeks of mountain top highs with God and valley lows with Him too – sometimes your ideas about God have to be broken and reformed to […]

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You Are Worth…

You are worth waiting for, and you are worth being pursued. Hold on now – read that again – you are worth. You are value. You are not a measure of worth or value – you are it. Your existence is unquestionably important, and did I mention you are insanely beautiful? You are defined by […]

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Do you ever wonder why?

Do you ever just want to know what the heck happened? Why, in the name of all good things, of all people, did it have to be YOU. The heartbreak, tragedy, death, fear, mental illness, physical ailment – in the moments of grief when all you want is for something to make sense in even […]

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Keep Going

“No more, I quit. I’ve had enough – I wasn’t made for this.” I cannot express to you how many times I’ve just wanted to give up. It seems so easy to just say, nah, I’m not going to try anymore. Each time I begin to feel this way, there’s a very strong pull for […]

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