Take This Mountain Weight

One thing about being in God's presence is vulnerability. In Christian culture, we are instructed to seek God but I recall feeling ashamed and at times scared to approach Him. I recall thinking that God would judge me if I presented myself to Him in prayer. This reminds me of the woman with the issue [...]

Where is Love?

So many of us have asked the following question with earnest intent: What is love? We wonder what does it feel like? How does it smell? Like small children, we wonder where we can find it. Regardless of race, religion, or view these questions circulate in and around. Like sojourners we search for the definition [...]

God, Give Me Strength

When I don't understand. When I feel terrible. When I suffer from heartache. When I ache with pain. Lord, be my strength. Be my guide. It is in you that I confide. How can I survive if I don't have you by my side? Your glory brightens my face. Your love shields me, encompassing me [...]


Today's my birthday so I'd like to share 25 things about myself. 1. I love parks and nature in general. There's nothing like standing next to enormous trees and smelling the fresh air. 2. I love to sing. When I was 3 years old I started singing. My mom realized I had a gift when [...]