The Whisper

Today, I heard The Whisper and I couldn’t be more grateful. You know the one I’m referring to, His quiet, prodding barely audible voice that strengthens and encourages you, directing your path ever so gently. I was driving home from my church where I volunteer with high schoolers. We’d been talking about idols and how […]

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Thank you, Year 23!

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My birthday was only a couple of days ago. I transitioned from 23 to 24 and in many ways feel exactly the same. Funny how birthdays are that way. Birthdays are sort of like New Years though. They’re this strange mark in time that makes you transition in some way. You say things like, “This […]

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It’s Only a Month

I recently came across a movement happening across the Pacific in Australia. It’s called Febfast. Ever heard of it? I hadn’t either until a friend of mine living there shared that she was participating. With her family, she’s giving up digital distractions, caffeine, alcohol, and sugar for the month of February. No coffee or energy […]

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Gratitude A to Z: U-X

I’m grateful for ​My Utmost For His Highest by Oswald Chambers, or “Ozzy” as my friends and I refer to him. This is my daily devotional book. It has 365 readings in it, one for every day of the year, and yet, year after year it’s still painfully applicable. I’m grateful that in the midst of anything good, bad […]

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