My pastor preached a wonderful sermon today! The scripture came from 1 Samuel 30:6. This was when David talked to himself and encouraged himself in the Lord. My pastor said, “Sometimes you need to take a selfie and tell YOURSELF that you’re beautiful!” So here’s my selfie, Haha!
The year 2015 has come and gone. This was the year where I became a TFA alumna, went on my first trip skydiving, traveled to new places, and overcame many of life’s obstacles. As I look back on this year, I can’t help but to be amazed at how much God has truly blessed me, kept me safe, and molded […]
Imagine this: Everything around you is falling apart. People are attacking you from the moment you wake until the moment you lay down. Bills need to be paid, deadlines need to be met, and expectations are high. But can you believe that even in the midst of all this craziness you can still experience peace? When my day at work […]
Have you ever waited on someone or something? And expected something great to come out of waiting? I know that feeling. It’s like waiting for a bus at a bus stop under the blazing sun…like driving 15 mph in traffic knowing good and well that you have some place to be…like waiting in a waiting room past your appointment time…like […]
May 14, 2015 was the day that I became part of 42,000 Teach For America alumni. These past two years as a teacher and corps member were challenging yet rewarding. There were times when I was frustrated, times when I was filled with joy, times when I cried, times when I was hopeful, times when I was homesick, times when […]
To be honest, I allowed other things and situations to distract me from my relationship with Christ. I was doubtful concerning certain decisions I made and I worried about the unknown concerning my job, my place of residence, and other life aspects. While I continued to read my Bible and pray daily, I failed to pray about these situations and […]
Within the last days of the Daniel Plan, I found myself going through a storm, as highlighted in “Test…Anxiety?“. Looking back at that rough period, March 19-27, 2015 to be exact, I was at a crossroads concerning certain directions I should take within my life and I was a bit overwhelmed, which took a hit on my physical well being. […]