I thought I was clinging to God in the world of dating, trusting him and seeking his path for my life. But I wasn't. In all honesty, it was God who was clinging to me.
Being fatherless on father's day, may be a time filled with grief and sadness. It may be a time of hope and thanksgiving. A chance to serve others. But whatever it's like for you, seek to spend time with your eternal Father, for he loves you deeply and meets you where you're at.
I'm about ready to give up. Yep, there I said it. It's been this nagging feeling at the back of my mind all year, but honestly, I've been too afraid to voice it. Not trying to complain here, but in more than one area of my life I've been facing massive discouragement. I'm discouraged at … Continue reading Fighting Discouragement and Doubt
Lately, people around me have been craving community. We need more community, they say. More encouragement. This seems to be a strong felt need right now. And I would agree: community, a sense of belonging, deep relationships, and mutual encouragement are all very important aspects of life - and they're biblical. In pursuit of this … Continue reading In Craving Community
As a book collector and avid reader, book design and make is extremely important to me. This Kickstarter campaign is a once and a lifetime opportunity to get a well-designed, unique version of the Bible that before has never before existed. There's only 8 more days to order a copy! I've already ordered mine and I want … Continue reading BIBLIOTHECA – Adam Greene – 8 more days!
Like most university aged young women I know, I've spent a lot of time thinking about marriage. I've listened to talks about it, read about it, and even watched wedding shows. Yes, that includes almost all 11 seasons of Say Yes to the Dress & its spin-off versions. I've spent hours online looking at wedding … Continue reading Why I Stopped Preparing for Marriage
This summer I have joined a group of women over the internet to read Desiring God by John Piper and post our thoughts and application of the text to our own life. I was pretty excited about this, considering I've been intending to read Piper's book for a few years. It's a neat opportunity to … Continue reading Desiring God: The Wide-Angle Lens
One thing I love about having close friends is journeying with them throughout life. One of my closest friends Steph recently published this blog post and I thought it was definitely worth sharing! This girls love for Jesus is pretty legit - as well as all He has done in her life. There is SO … Continue reading This Inspires Me Today.
This quote from Elisabeth Elliot's book Passion and Purity, reflects my life in so many ways. Whether it's a relationship, school assignment or life circumstance I often struggle with finding joy. I get caught up in life circumstances and the emotion that comes along with them, and it's all too easy to loose sight of … Continue reading My Joy is Unspeakable
In about one month I will be finished my education at university after a combined 19 years of being in school. I will be moving on from classrooms and hallways and entering the world of jobs, applications and adulthood. Not only is my identity as a student ending, but my relationships too. Friends are moving … Continue reading Navigating Change