Why imperfect cakes are still delicious.
Because science hasn't eliminated God.
This year, I have been doing something that I have never done before, celebrating Advent all December. I have a book with daily Advent readings that I am reading (The Greatest Gift by Ann Voskamp). Additionally, my fellow students and I met most evenings the last few weeks to sit in the dark around a candle, … Continue reading Still Waiting
Story goes of a gal who moved hours away from home to go to school, an’ things mostly went well for her there, too. Course she had to work hard an’ study an’ write papers an’ all sorts of learnin’ things. But she also got to do gran’ things like sing songs around candles with … Continue reading Only De Gray Clouds Gots Silver Linin
I began to pursue thanksgiving when I began teaching a little over five years ago. In my personal time with God every day, I listed in my journal ten things I counted as blessings. A couple years later, I found a baby-blue, soft leather copy of Ann Voskamp's 1,000 Gifts. This book intrigued me for two reasons. … Continue reading In Everything Give Thanks
They never tell you when you move four and half hours away from home, cross an international border, and exchange the name "teacher" for the name "student" that you will face an identity crisis so piercing that it leaves you feeling empty. In the process of developing one's self, you loose pieces, find other long-lost … Continue reading Framed
"If we are not willing to question our own belief, then we are not ready to question someone else's." --Y. M. L.