I promised myself I would get to church early this morning, because the last two weeks I showed up noticeably late and had to sneak in the back. But on my way through Uptown I got stopped at a light where there was a police car parked. This happened to me a few weeks ago when a race was holding up traffic. I got a … Continue reading To Remember Is To Work For Peace
This summer has been so good in many ways, and challenging in others. I’ve enjoyed a lot of leisure time with friends and family, but I have also struggled with not having clear plans. There has been this nagging feeling like things just weren’t falling into place how I wanted them to. Although I can’t believe it’s already August, there were times that the uncertainty … Continue reading None But Jesus
Life is full of things that might be frightening but being courageous enough to face them, letting your choices reflect the hopes and values you want to guide you life, and deciding everyday that you won’t let the fear of striking out keep you from engaging in life are ways to be intentional about living well. Continue reading The Fear Of Striking Out
This week I am excited to write about the importance of expressing gratitude, how it can make you happier, strengthen your relationships, and how I’m planning on incorporating it into my life in the coming year! Continue reading The Gratitude Project
The other day I bought “preemptive champagne”. Okay, it was sparkling rosé, not champagne, but it’s close enough and within my post-university budget.
Anyway, I bought this champagne and I don’t have an occasion for it. But I believe that I will soon, not because of imminent plans coming up but because I have faith that good things happen even when I don’t see them coming. Continue reading Preemptive Champagne
It is easy to have days that make you feel defeated or lose your optimism but it’s important to believe that in the grand scheme of things, life is good. Continue reading Cultivating Goodness