“Delight yourself in the Lord; And he will give you the desires of your heart.” – Psalm 37:4 For me, most days I “desire” a coffee in the morning. I’m usually “desiring” a new pair of shoes. And I always “desire” to travel more. Long term, I “desire” a career in ministry, some sort of national … More Delight and Your Desires
What do I know, but I live as though I do not know? These words questioned me in the very lining of my soul. In the crevices where my thoughts have been manipulated by the ways of the world. My answers come in the form of my doubts, my fears, my insecurities, my threats. They come pouring out … More What do I know, but I live as though I do not know?
DESIDERATA GO PLACIDLY AMID THE NOISE & HASTE, & REMEMBER WHAT PEACE THERE MAY BE IN SILENCE. AS FAR AS POSSIBLE WITHOUT SURRENDER be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly & clearly; and listen to others, even the dull & ignorant; they too have their story. * Avoid loud & aggressive … More FOUND IN OLD SAINT PAUL’S CHURCH, BALTIMORE; DATED 1692
Around my birthday I always spend a lot of time reflecting on the past year – what I learned, what I did or didn’t do, where I traveled – and I try to make sense of it all. This year, I compiled a list of the 27 things I know for sure. These 27 things … More 27 Things I Know For Sure at 27.
This is probably one of the most quirky, insane, but real pieces of inspiration I’ve been graced with, & I need to share this today. Bear with me, dear ones. I hope it makes sense here, as it makes sense in my mind. We have all been deceived. You know those expensive, good-smelling hand soaps … More Inspiration This Morning from my Hand Soap.
YOUR FEAR IS BORING. – Elizabeth Gilbert Hold on. Fear. It is the thing that tells me to STOP, it holds me back from my dreams, it scares me into a routine that is safe. Every time I sit down to write to you here, its fear that tells me that no one will want to hear my … More Your Fear is Boring.
I’m one of those introverted people who replay scenes from my life over and over again. Anyone else? Currently, here in sweatpants, with a vanilla tea nearby and the window letting that cool fall air sneak in, one small gust at a time. And no matter how much I try to enjoy this moment, my mind … More Change the Channel on Your Brain.