I’ve been reading things about what stops us from changing the world. What binds us to the easy comfort of faith and trying to be “good people”. Overwhelmingly, what I’ve gleaned is that to make an impact you need to get uncomfortable. Be real with yourself when it comes to your walk with GOD […]
I didn’t really understand what it was like to be friends with me until I really understood what it was like for things to fall apart. Sure, I’ve had my fair share of friends come and go for different reasons. We all have. So, we all know what it’s like to experience the total ruin […]
Often in The Church, we highlight the good. We like to smooth over the rough bits, find the lessons in difficulties, and pretend that everybody gets along. I’m giving you a permission someone gave me a long time ago: You do not have to like everyone. You do not have to like everyone YOU DO […]
Modesty Revealed: 5 Positions to Consider on the Yoga Pants Dispute.
My history is different than my husband’s and some of my closest friends’ in that, family has never been a comfort for me. I didn’t grow up with the loving aunts, one of which I’ve become, or fawning grandparents. I never had protective uncles or teasing cousins. Partially, it wasn’t possible. Most of my extended […]
http://www.upworthy.com/its-hard-to-speak-about-these-things-in-public-so-he-drew-this-instead-5 An incredible look at an adult survivor of sexual abuse.
GOD has created our hearts to be protected. Not with high walls of stone or metal gates riveted together with bitterness and cynicism. I would say I fall victim to those two, but we’re like buddies when we hang out. We have matching leather jackets, and mine is more than broken-in. GOD asks that we […]