Go. Two simple letters make up my word for 2019, and I’m honestly so excited about this word. There is, of course, the basic meaning behind it (literally “to go”), but I’m hoping that this year “go” will mean so much more. This year will be one of physical travel, but also a year of…… Continue reading 2019 – GO.
Hello friends! It seems like it’s been a lifetime since I last wrote, and in truth, it has quite possibly been one of the longest years of my life. I’ve had car troubles, written more papers than I care to think about, and had so many incredible experiences professionally and personally! There’s far too much…… Continue reading Grow in Grace – 2018
And as 2018 rolls in, so does the newest word of the year! For 2018, my word of focus is “grow.” Where 2017 was all about learning to adapt to what life has thrown my way, in 2018, I’m planning to try to grow = as a person, a student, an instructor, a Christian, a…… Continue reading 2018… Grow.
At the beginning of 2017, I tried something new: I chose a “word of the year” as a goal and focal point. My word, chosen after a lot of prayer, contemplation, and searching through the dictionary, was “adapt.” As I selected this word, I knew that 2017 was going to be a time of change.…… Continue reading 2017 – Adapt
It was the beginning of August. I blinked. And all of the sudden, October is halfway over. The last two months have been a whirlwind… on steroids. I’ve learned more about myself and others than I ever thought possible. I’ve turned 22. I’ve been hit with some really dark things that threatened to derail myself…… Continue reading Messy Mid-Semester Thoughts
I’ve been back from Ireland for three weeks. Three whole weeks. Honestly, I can’t believe it’s been that long since I stepped off the plane. I’m beginning to work through some of the photos and videos, and as I sat in front of my laptop, wishing I was still there, I realized something. There’s a…… Continue reading Overcoming Discontent – Especially When You Aren’t Where You Want to Be
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