Green Lights

Green Lights

On my 10-minute drive to work every day, I am met by many red lights. It's a short commute, for which I am grateful, but it often feels like I'm constantly stopping just to start again. My driving to work reflects what it would probably look like if I were to take back up running: [...]

Psalm 69

Psalm 69

Today I've been praying over Psalm 69. I just happened to flip open to this passage in Psalm, and I started journaling my own prayer from what I read. Here's my prayer for today: Save me from myself, Lord. There is no foothold for me to keep climbing without Your specific design for my next [...]

a letter to the girl going through sorority recruitment.

a letter to the girl going through sorority recruitment.

Dear friend going through sorority recruitment, I'm thinking about you and praying for you during this time. Every August, my mind always jumps to thoughts about those going through recruitment so soon. It's already crazy enough to be moving to a new city and beginning your college career, but to also throw in recruitment can [...]

Murky Waters.

Murky Waters.

Do you ever think about the faith you had as child? The faith you had in your parents to take care of you; the faith you had in Jesus to be your Lord and Savior; the faith you had in some consistency in schedule with school, family, etc. Or maybe you had none of that. Maybe over time you grew to lack faith in your family or didn’t begin to know Jesus from a young age.

baptized x6.

baptized x6.

I work at an addiction treatment center and it’s pretty much my favorite place in the entire world. Women walk through our doors to receive the help they need. None of them look alike. None of them have the same story, but they have a common thread: addiction wreaking havoc on their lives.  I’ve had [...]

Good to be Seen.

Good to be Seen.

I haven't really felt like writing lately honestly. I haven't felt like I have had anything worthy of saying and each time I went to write over the past month or so it just felt phony. Nothing has been particularly wrong, but nothing has been particularly right either. Nashville hasn't really felt like home lately. [...]