We are 16 days into the New Year and before we know it we’ll be halfway through the year. Sure, I may be ahead of myself by referencing how time flies, but we have so much to do and no time to waste. Recognizing that time waits on no one we should all the more […]

Like many of you I had a difficult time producing fresh ideas for the New Year until I plugged in my jump drive, opened my 2016 vision board, and accounted for the hits and misses in achieving my goals. In doing this I noticed I accomplished much of what I’d hope to achieve–landing a job, […]

This was the question I struggled to answer five months ago when I decided that the job I accepted was no longer a fit for me. The decision to step down was a scary conclusion, but what was more frightening was being unable to foretell how I’d make the next steps. The five months I […]

It’s been two months since Why I Prefer to Wait to Date Part One and for good reasons. An intense desire to grasp a deeper understanding behind the wait I committed to overwhelmed me. I had acknowledged my past hurts and failures, but that wasn’t enough. I had forgiven and moved forward from those experiences, […]

The imagery of a woman crawling to her Fathers feet appears the second I close my eyes. Not a word out of her mouth, but her spirit seeks for water and understanding. I clearly hear a confession that she’s never been good at coping with the idea of being short of His glory and has […]

Last week I had a conversation with a friend about setting boundaries while dating. She mentioned that she was okay with making out as long as their intimacy did not exceed first base. When I told her kissing wasn’t an option for me she was surprised. “Oh my gosh, really?  Girl you’re better than me cause […]

For the past 8 months my faith walk, willingness to be obedient, and sincerity of surrendering to God’s will has been under intense pressure. Most of what I found comfort in– relationships, jobs, finances, and other treasured values–have been pulled from underneath me in the time I needed them the most. Why? All so that […]