Open or Closed

Today I’ve been invited to explore the idea of openness. It began with my first yoga session this morning where the affirmation stated, “I am open.” Often we are encouraged to finish that sentence for ourselves. For example, “I am open to possibilities,” or “I am open to the adventure.” I remember asking God in that moment, what…… Continue reading Open or Closed

Go With the Flow

  Lately, I haven’t been inspired to do anything. And by “lately” I really mean the gaps of time over this last year that seem to be painted black. Even sitting down to write these words is something I’m only doing because God keeps speaking to me, “you need to write.” It’s never a good…… Continue reading Go With the Flow

Where I Was. Where I am. Where I’m Going

I logged onto my blog site for the first time in a long time. In fact, my last post to this platform was seven months ago. And oh how life has changed. I finished my Academy year in Freedom Church, was hired on staff as the Central Event Coordinator, overseeing worship and production areas around our…… Continue reading Where I Was. Where I am. Where I’m Going

Their Story is Worth It

I travel a lot these days. To me, it rarely feels like a big deal, but I think for the majority of Americans, I believe I surpass the status quo…tient. Traveling breeds an absolute fascination with airports; more importantly, a fascination with the people I find in airports. For whatever reason, God always seems to…… Continue reading Their Story is Worth It

Grace, What Have You Done?

Spoken by Isaiah (a prophet), 700 years before the death of Jesus: The servant grew up before God – a scrawny seedling, a scrubby plant in a parched field. There was nothing attractive about him, nothing to cause us to take a second look. He was looked down on and passed over, a man who…… Continue reading Grace, What Have You Done?

Tangles

  photo via Flickr (martinak15) Hello blogosphere. I disappeared from this world for a while. I don’t know if I can really explain why, except for the notion that I had little idea of what to share on these pages. It may be because I’ve hit a point where I feel like I know absolutely…… Continue reading Tangles