Tag Archives: Christians

Down in the Intellectual Dirt

“For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war according to the flesh. For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, … Continue reading

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The “Never Fail” Factor

“O God, You are my God; early will I seek You; my soul thirsts for You; my flesh longs for You in a dry and thirsty land where there is no water.” (Psalm 63:1) I felt the spiritual starvation as Jake, Rhoda, … Continue reading

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Realizing That My Hair Doesn’t Have To Be On Fire

At my 36-week OB appointment, the nurse practitioner showed me via ultrasound that our baby’s head was down, poised to come out whenever my body deemed her ready-to-be-delivered. It was all a bit too real. Three days prior, one of … Continue reading

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Armor On

I sat in my bed with a cup of hot tea, listening to the quiet hum of the box fan in the window, towering above Pratt Institute, the morning still stretching its arms and rubbing the sleepers out of its … Continue reading

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The Not-So-Easy

I sometimes really forget that God’s plan is a lot bigger (a lot bigger) than my mess ups and failures. And when I’m reminded of His power and bigger-ness, I’m so relieved that His plan and His character and His … Continue reading

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Differently

Things are changing. I don’t mean just natural things, like the winter finally settling into the warmth of spring, or the amount of homework as students barrel on towards finals. I mean everything. My mind and heart are growing in … Continue reading

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The All Day And The Everyday And Everything In Between

Over the past few days, I’ve learned a lot. I’ve learned many things over again, like the fact that God can destroy fear and replace it with faith, He can heal broken hearts, He can humble and bring low even … Continue reading

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