• faith,  inspiration

    God’s Stitches

    Do you ever look around and feel inadequate or unsure of your future? Do you compare yourself to others or question God’s plans for your life? Don’t worry lovely reader, you’re in good company. A few weeks ago these exact feelings were swirling around my brain. I was cleaning out my purse when I found the old crumpled up newsletter from my friend Michelle, who is a school teacher in Senegal. Her words were arrows to my heart, a message from God I wanted to share with you: We each represent one pixel of the greater purpose of God’s plan–which has always been and will always be about His glory and honor…

  • faith,  inspiration,  life,  Uncategorized

    No Longer Captive, Only Captivated

    I’m back! I’m so excited to share my experience at Winter Camp with you, my dear readers and followers. As many of you may know, I am a youth leader for the middle and high school youth group at my church. My journey with this youth group has been transformative and honorable, and I’ve learned so much from the students as well as the other leaders, our pastor, and his beautiful wife. Between the two youth groups at Winter Camp there were over 200 students worshiping Jesus, giving their lives to God, and having a blast! On the third night, we worshiped for four hours and lives were changed. There…

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    Double Post– Who Are You?

    Hey everyone…sorry I was not able to post on Friday. I had a lot of class work, and then an idea came to mind. I went to a masquerade party at my church, and since the student ministry is focusing on identity this month, I thought it would be awesome to do a double post on identity as well! So now you will get to see my dress and homemade mask that I wore to the party. Again, sorry I did not give warning about this double post. It was a spontaneous sort of thing, and I was busy getting ready for it. This week’s going to be another busy…