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Tag: purpose

The short life

Life is too short. Yet, we live it with regrets. We don’t live to the fullest we were meant to live. We don’t love to the depths that we can. […]

What people don’t know about depression

Depression is often taboo in most cultures. It is neither talked about, addressed or properly diagnosed. People can go years without treatment and suffer alone. Yet, there’s one thing society […]

The desires of my heart

I have come to understand that what I desire and what I want are two very different things. The things that I want change with every season of my life […]

My forever hero

My aunt is definitely my forever hero.  During the days I spent in the hospital as a kid, she was the one that sat with me there, telling me stories […]

What’s Next?

First of all, I want to say thank you to everyone who has been reading my blogs and commenting. It’s been so great to hear your thoughts and opinions. Anyway, […]

The Thief of Joy

It’s true, comparing ourselves to others robs us of our joy. Today I learned just how much it does. Sometimes comparisons can be beneficial, if we use them to better […]

Like the Rose

As days carry on, weeks become months and soon they turn into years. Time flashes by so quickly before us. Every morning I look in the mirror at my face […]

Fernweh

There is a deep longing ache inside my heart. An ache for the unknown. The Germans said it best, “fernweh”. I don’t think the American English translation does it justice, […]

The complexity of puzzles

Some days life seems like a puzzle and I’m trying to put the pieces together. It seems as though I have been given all the pieces I need. But why […]

Celebrate with ME!

This is my 100th blog!  I can’t believe I’ve written that much; 100 came by real quick. I started blogging October 2016 because I wanted to share my story, my […]

Friends for a season

Friendships are like seasons, some are brief and some last a while, and some last a life time. It’s hard to tell which is which. We want all the relationships […]

When you’re in the wilderness

Sometimes it’s hard to pray. I’ve gone through seasons where talking to God just seems difficult. And I wonder, how is God perceiving that moment. I imagine it’s painful for […]

Incredible Truths

In the midst of our problems, our focus is on our problems and our efforts to fix them. We put so much energy into making things right again, making things […]

His love

I’m not sure who needs to hear this tonight. But it’s on my heart. Jesus loves you! It may not feel like it because this wilderness season seems so long […]

Why do you cry

Why do you cry my beloved I look into those eyes The eyes that tell me your story They weep of sadness Though tears never seem to fall You speak […]