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Hidden Scars: Learning to see your scars through the eyes of God

Hidden Scars

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Hidden scars. These are the scars no one sees because they're hidden deep beneath the surface. On the outside, we look fine, but on the inside, there is a wound so deep and memories so painful that few are even given the knowledge that these scars exist. People try to understand, but they fall short. They ...

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A letter from singles: What we wish we could say, but don't.

A Letter From Singles

Monday, August 14, 2017

If you know someone who is in their twenties, thirties, forties, or more and is still single, this is for you. Let me say what every single person wishes they could say, but don't. Please stop. Maybe you got married young and are absolutely loving life. Or maybe you were desperate to get married and have a family. ...

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Live for passion, not perfection

Chase Passion, Not Perfection

Saturday, July 29, 2017

For the last decade, my birthday has held more meaning than just another year. Each year, God will typically give me a "theme" for the year, a few months before my birthday. This year was different. This year, I didn't get a theme at all. My birthday came and went and I asked God, "What's my ...

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Trek Against Trafficking

Running The Race Of Freedom

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Out of breath from running, I slowed down to a steady walk. I was halfway through the Trek Against Trafficking 5k and wasn’t sure if I had trained enough for this moment. My heart was pounding and I questioned if I’d be the last person to cross the finish line. Physically, I was tired and ...

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Goodbye 25.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

It's late and I should be sleeping. But I'm not. My mind is racing and I'm breathing in this last day of 25. My birthday is Monday and a new year will be beginning. It feels like only a year ago I started this blog, but in reality, it's been almost three years since it ...

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Don’t Trip Over Stupid

Monday, May 22, 2017

I had a moment today that really got my blood boiling. Someone told me they'd complete a task earlier in the week and instead, didn't get back to me until this weekend. I'm on a deadline and I expect people to keep their word. Unfortunately, this person felt no seeming remorse and worse, went on the ...

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