I used to be long distance track runner when I was in high school. I loved it. I could run miles upon miles, non-stop. But something in me changed. Life happened. When I was in high school, I allowed a circumstance that hurt me deeply to begin to define who I was. In thinking about… Continue reading Re-Catching a Fire Lost…
“Behold, I will do a new thing, now it shall spring forth; shall you not know it? I will even make a road in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. The beast of the field will honor Me, the jackals and the ostriches, because I give waters in the wilderness & rivers in the… Continue reading Life’s Landscapes Pt. 1: Don’t Give Up In The Desert
Reflect on 2016- on the good & the things that need to change. Make a plan & push yourself to stick to it. Be brave & live courageously. Be thankful & glorify the Lord, no matter what comes your way in 2017. God bless!
I say this every year, but where in the world has the time gone? This year flew by! It boggles my mind that every year the time seems to fly by faster & faster. 2016 has meant different things for different people. For some it has meant controversy, grief, or hardship, but for me, this… Continue reading 2016 In Review
To the students who made me a real, official teacher: thank you and I am so proud of you! You were the first students I got to watch from beginning to end. You came to me short, awkward, stubborn, and nervous. I got to watch you grow into mature, young adults, going off into the… Continue reading To the Class of 2016
I recently heard a new song put out by Mercy Me titled “Dear Younger Me.” It really is an incredible song. The songwriter wrote it as if he were writing a letter of the most important life lessons to the younger version of himself. Check out the lyric video below. It got me thinking, if… Continue reading C’est La Vie Saturday: “Dear Younger Me”
If you’re looking for something absolutely fun & inexpensive to do, check out your local Farmers’ Market. Most states and most big cities have one. I’ve also noticed it’s becoming popular for smaller towns to have their own little “farmers’ markets.” Check out what there is around you. The most well-known Farmers’ Market here, in… Continue reading Fun-Day Friday: Enjoy Life at Your Local Farmers’ Market