Beautifully Broken

  Beautifully Broken Two small words with big impact. There is much to be said of brokenness. Depending on who you ask, it could be a disaster or it could truly be beautiful.  You could also experience both emotions within the same person. When I think of being beautifully broken, I think of growth. Sometimes…

Arrows: The War on Anxiety

She woke up from her sleep completely overwhelmed. She was nervous and feared the worst. According to her extensive google research, she was either dealing with cancer or TMJ. Of course, her anxiety allowed her to believe the worst. She was going to be diagnosed with cancer. Have you ever felt like her? Have you…

The Blues of Red

Winter is coming. Winter is coming. That’s what you’re thinking around the holidays. The cold, harsh reality that during the holidays you are single. Some of those holidays can be masked through family traditions such as big dinners, sport games or sharing memories. However,  Valentine’s Day or Sweetest Day has a different ring to it….

Serve, Still

In the past I always believed that when a person was enduring suffering or in a rocky place, they should be seated. In all honestly, church culture teaches us that we need to sit down so that we don’t disrupt other. So that we don’t “bleed on others”. While I do believe that not bleeding…

The Return

The Return There is something sweet about the parable of The Prodigal Son.  It is a sermon/series that has been taught throughout the years. I find the story very interesting and quite real. The older I become, the more I understand the heart of the Father, Son and the older brother.   For the full text,…

Up From The Ashes

On this past Sunday, I attended a new church and during worship, the words “up from the ashes” stood out to me.  In that moment, I didn’t understand why this particular part stood out to me. Throughout the week those words continued to stay with me.  I decided to google the word ash.  Merriam-Webster gives…

Help- I’m always Angry

Disclaimer: In no way am I a doctor, nurse or a licensed professional in the medical field. I am simply a person who has dealt with (and if I’m honest still dealing with) anger. Most days I am a very happy and bubbly person. I have a big personality and am usually found smiling and…

PRESS IN

PRESS IN The past few months have been a little difficult in my world.  If you are a steady reader of this blog, then you are aware of my transparency through my writing. You may also be aware of my absence over the past few months. While writing has always been my outlet, I haven’t…

CLOSING THE LID

It’s 2019. My goodness! Time has truly flown by, I must first admit, I have truly missed writing! It feels so good to be back. With this being my first blog of the year, I wanted to share some updates with Y’all. I always write from an honest perspective but today, today’s blog is the…

JUST WALK IN

Just Walk In We as believers learn in church that we will experience different and sometimes difficult seasons. There is rarely a true plan of attack that we can create. We simply have to “BE” We have to be in the moment, be realistic about what is actually happening and to be in our truth. …