practicing, not just professing Blog

1

When Singleness Isn’t The Better Way

“You’re just a notch above all those guys, Jamie.” As I moved towards my thirties as a single, I asked a father figure in my life why I wasn’t married. He suggested that it was...

0

When Marriage Isn’t The Ultimate Relationship

There’s that vulnerable moment when you are just a girl standing in front of a boy asking him to love you (I’m looking at you, Julia Roberts). You’ve found that person who completes you (thank...

2

When You are Empty But Surrounded By Need

The people squeezed in tighter to hear his words. He talked; they listened. It was claustrophobic, but he had powerful words so they still squeezed in more. Then it was over. They were all hungry....

0

How to Look at the News When You Don’t Want To Anymore

Less-than-presidential presidential debates. A teen shooting children. A train crash. A bank under investigation. Are you hyperventilating yet? I avoid the news. I just can’t take the onslaught of doom. Rarely are the good...

2

When The Walls Seem Too Close and God Too Far

As if the earth itself was rising up to meet the coming drops of water, the air was thick with the anticipation of being flattened back down. I opened the window and stretched my hand out...