You get upset about something that someone is doing. You take a picture of the proof of what you believe to be their shameful acts. Then what? You post it to social media telling people to not commit the same crime! Public declaration of how non-Christian you can be. *hides face* You screwed up. You PUBLICLY screwed up. And then someone you look up to…. CALLS YOU OUT! The embarrassment. Read More »
Do you plan out your days, weeks, and months? Do you plan out your whole life leaving no room for God’s plan for you? These seem to be something we do no matter our intentions. But at times, it can feel like there’s a door that looks so appealing to walk through. Some times, it’s a door you’re supposed to walk through but at the right timing. It’s opened but only by a crack so that you can see what’s on the other side. What’s on that other side you ask? An opportunity to have joy, marriage, that dream home. For me, it’s a job. But there’s a chain that has this door locked so you can’t open it any farther and there’s no way for you to get to that other side. This was my life the last three years. For three years, I looked through this cracked, chained door.
So 2018 is a wrap. I had some New Year’s resolutions for this past year that were very attainable and at some point in the year, I did meet all of my resolutions but they didn’t become daily or weekly habits. I’m okay with that because I know that the ambition was there and the habits were still practiced.Read More »
Dealing with loss during the holidays can be really emotionally draining. Dealing with shorter day light can make everything worse. So many of us struggle with holiday depression or seasonal affective disorder. Now I’ve written about this in the past because this is something that I’ve been dealing with for the past few years.Read More »
In this holiday season, it’s easy to focus on the wrong things and not the reason for the season. There is so much temptation in focusing on the present and the stress of planning a holiday gathering. Here I would like to give you ideas on how to stay focused and present in your celebration of Christmas. Read More »