Monthly Archives: August 2014

Something Sensible

“Mary wished to say something sensible, but knew not how.” –Pride & Prejudice Yes, this is about how I felt in French class this morning. This morning I woke up four hours before class actually started, but I’ve gotten into … Continue reading

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Missing the Point: Foot-In-Mouth Syndrome

Walking four miles one way to church in flip-flops is incredibly painful…but when the sun is shining and you have a friend to walk with, then it’s really not all that bad 🙂 I woke up this morning to sun … Continue reading

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Every Good Thing

I think my favorite thing about God (I have lots of favorite things about Him, but this is one of the big ones) is that He never leaves me hanging. He brings me through ridiculously uncomfortable and difficult situations and … Continue reading

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When The Clay Challenges The Potter

Well, summer is nearly over. Today is my last day in The Sticks. Tomorrow, I’ll be back in Brooklyn for my sophomore year of college. For my sophomore year of college. Sophomore. Year….of college. Yeah. It’s weird to think about … Continue reading

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“Because It’s Important”

Never mind. I take it back. I’m not at all ready to leave The Sticks to return to The City. …but when it comes right down to it, it doesn’t really matter if I’m ready or not. It matters if … Continue reading

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More Than A Hydrangea

Tonight I sat next to my mom as she poked at the fire contained by our makeshift fire pit. Stephen, Gracie, and Jimmy were laughing about how they’d look in ten years. The sun had set a few hours before, … Continue reading

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Seriously

“For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds. We destroy arguments and every lofty opinion raised against the knowledge of God, and take every thought captive to obey Christ.” —2 … Continue reading

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