Into the Wilds, A Summer Sabbatical

I had planned on waiting until the end of July to make this post, but I find myself increasingly tired and withdrawn as the days pass. I can feel the weight of my weary heart pulling me deeper, deeper, into the wilds. I’m in need of quiet, in need of rest, a sabbatical away from the noise of internet and social media. I need time to regroup, to write, and … Read More

The Posture of Bible Study

“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.” – 2 Timothy 3:16-17 There’s something that has been on my mind heavily lately. Something that has become an, I would say, very serious problem. The problem being people using the Bible, the Word of God, … Read More

A Letter to My Broken Hearted Sister

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” – Matthew 11:28-30 Broken. Broken. Broken. We have all been broken. Born into a devastated world, products of sin. … Read More

I’m Not What I Was

I wish you could have seen me, all those years ago. But then again, for your own sake I pray you didn’t see me back then. I was a wreck and I destroyed everything in my path as I roared through my troubled life, leaving brokenness in my wake. Maybe some of you did know me back then. I know many walked away. Just as I walked away from so … Read More

Why I Stopped Following My Heart

“For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.” – Hebrews 4:12 Do you claim to follow Jesus, to like Jesus, to believe in Him? Then beloved… Read. Your. Bible. And pray fervently for God to … Read More

Taming the Tongue

Be wise with your words dear friends. Keep your tongue from evil speech. Be slow to anger. Slow to speak. Let your conversation always be filled with grace. Only speak what is helpful to build up one another. Weigh your words before you speak them. I could go on and on about the truth of the tongue and the power it has in our lives and relationships… One only need … Read More