Recently, I was nominated by a follower to answer 10 specific questions that she came up with. I think this has something to do with the blogging world, but really I figured it’d just be a great way for you to see inside my world for a bit. 😉 Thanks, @hellomaddss for the nomination. #1 … More 10 Question Nomination
Last August, I took a trip to visit my friend in Fort Worth, Texas. While I was there, we also visited the infamous city of Waco and the not so infamous town of Godley. (Don’t be fooled, small towns are where it’s at. Literally.) If you’re making the trip out to this part of Texas, … More fort worth / T E X A S
“And the twelve summoned the full number of the disciples and said, “It is not right that we should give up preaching the word of God to serve tables. Therefore, brothers, pick out from among you seven men of good repute, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we will appoint to this duty. But we will devote ourselves … More F O C U S
I googled “average age of marriage” and this popped up: Americans are getting married later and later. The average age of first marriage in the United States is 27 for women and 29 for men, up from 23 for women and 26 for men in 1990 and 20 and 22 (!) in 1960. Commitment is a scary thing and I think all of us millennials can especially … More Healthy Romance in a Hook-up Culture
“and when they had called in the apostles, they beat them and charged them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and let them go. Then they left the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name. And every day, in the temple and from house to house, they did not cease teaching and preaching that … More Suffering: A Privilege or A Punishment?
I can’t tell you how many times I am in conversation with my best friends and from one of us comes this confession: “I am a professional over-thinker. There’s this side of me that so much wants to know what’s going to happen and how it’s going to happen so I can prepare.” Or, one … More It’s Okay To Be Human
Any time we set out to accomplish something, we run the risk of failure. This can be extremely overwhelming and debilitating, but we cannot let the fear of failure keep us from taking leaps of faith. We cannot make our shortcomings our excuses for never beginning in the first place or our mistakes the reason we refuse to begin again. Being a great leader … More Freedom in Failure