There are 8 days of class, 3 days of finals, and 4 days of weekend that stand between us and the ultimate freedom: summer break. As the semester draws to a close it is becoming increasingly hard to focus and find motivation to study for those last tests and write the last few papers. Hence the … More fighting for victory
“My grace is enough; it’s all you need. My strength comes into its own in your weakness.” “Once I heard that, I was glad to let it happen. I quit focusing on the handicap and began appreciating the gift. It was a case of God’s strength moving in on my weakness. Now I take limitations … More From weak to strong
As I am getting ready to head to bed for the night, I am thinking about my planner (again). It holds my homework information, exam dates, events, birthdays and anniversaries, and even what I plan on cooking for each meal throughout the week. I noticed today that I fill out every single section the same … More Routines, Goals, Etc.
It’s another “lazy Sunday” in which I have gone to church, worked in the nursery, had a children’s ministry staff meeting, and read a few chapter of my biology textbook. Still to go are a formal sorority meeting, trip to the library, and even more homework. As I sit and prepare myself for the week … More Preparing Our Planners and Our Hearts
*Random completely unrelated sidenote: So, for the record, no one that I know in real life knows that this blog exists (with the exception of one person). I kind of think it’s weird that I put so much thought into words and writing that express so much of who I am as a person and … More For the Girls
I have been reading Not a Fan by Kyle Idleman. The book has placed an emphasis on Luke 9:23, and I have felt a particular pull to these words during the last few weeks. Our society and culture teaches us to be selfish and put ourselves above over everyone else. Also, as humans, we are … More “Treat Yo Self” or “Deny Yo Self?”
2015 had it’s moments of the good and of course, the bad. In my personal life it was an exceptionally hard year with many trials. However, it’s over!!!! We get to start over! There is something so exciting about a new year and the possibilities that come with it. For me, I’m looking forward to … More Goodbye 2015
Where to even begin… the last 4 and a half months have gone by in a blur. The good days outnumbered the bad, the people I’ve met have exceeded my hopes, and the semester, well, it’s over. I began the term as a Business Finance major, but quickly came to terms with something God placed … More One Semester and 1,000 Lessons