Tag Archives: faith

Please Let the Storm Pass

God. Beloved. The wind is so strong. I am stronger. I’m getting nervous. Perfect love casts out fear. I’m cold, I’m alone. I’m right here. It can’t rain, not here, not now. Be still. But the raindrops have already arrived. … Continue reading

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When There’s Only Silence

God, I talked to You today. I mustered up some courage that has been absent, laid my pride at my side, and ordered my distractions to bother someone else for a change. I still couldn’t really look You in the … Continue reading

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If Emotional Scars Were Visible

What if emotional scars were visible? Would we tread on sensitive subjects with feather-like grace? Would we think twice about the way we pass judgement? Would compassion flow freely from our lips? Would grace drench our conversations? Would we more … Continue reading

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The Porcelain Doll

Two whole years without makeup, y’all. It’s time to celebrate. Check out my video here!  

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Can We Stop Living For Marriage?

It seems like the whole world is obsessed with finding a spouse. You know what I mean, though, right? Tell me you see it, too. Maybe you see it in your friends or maybe you’ve realized it for yourself, but … Continue reading

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I Can’t

I can’t dream. I cannot allow myself to want to go white water rafting, or own a porch swing, or write a book, or get married, or cook an actual [appetizing] meal, or own a boat, or ride in a hot … Continue reading

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Prayers for Paris (and Lebanon and Baghdad)

“Why does God let bad things happen to good people?” Let me start by telling you the truth: I don’t have the answer to this question. I don’t have the answer to this question because God isn’t right here next to me, … Continue reading

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