be still.

Ahhh! It has been way too long once again. I hate it, I really do. It seems like every time you turn around, "life" gets in the way. But hey, I have learned to be joyful and thankful even in the midst of school and crazy to do lists. Here's a little update on my [...]

make it matter.

Last night, something really changed some of my perspectives. I had not planned on spending my fourth of July evening watching Joey and Rory's movie, but I am so glad that I did. Watching a family walk through what Joey and Rory walked through was absolutely heart wrenching. Seeing Joey have baby Indiana and then [...]

happy Monday.

Hey there, Monday! To be honest, I really don't like Mondays... but who does? Monday morning you are still running on weekend energy, but by early afternoon it just goes down hill from there. But why? Why does it have to be that way? I have realized that if you don't have the mindset of Christ, and are being so [...]

lessons with Emily.

Camp was one word. Amazing! Like really amazing! But honestly, how do you not have a great time at The Wilds?! Thank you so much to all of you that prayed for me and my youth group this past week. We all appreciated it very much! The theme for this Summer at camp was "joy," [...]

rejoice, and be glad.

"Rejoice, and be glad" "A rejoicing heart soon makes a praising tongue." -Charles Spurgeon Wow! Such a powerful quote! As I really meditated on this, I begin to ask myself if I had a rejoicing heart that was pleasing to God. Think about it, if we have a rejoicing heart that is pleasing to God, [...]