Take a Stand 

There are two worn and rustic bracelets that I wear almost every single day. One of them reads Gandhi’s most beloved words, “be the change,” and the other, Esther 4:14, “perhaps you were born for such a time as this.” I have worn them continuously everyday and until earlier this week, it was almost as … More Take a Stand 

Embrace Your Image

Sometimes I will catch a glimpse of myself in the mirror and I  have to admit that I am not always entirely satisfied with the image I see in the reflection. There are parts of my body that I occasionally seem to desire were shaped in another way. Most of my body image insecurities emerge … More Embrace Your Image

Set Free

The clouds surrounded me as I sat at the foot of my grandpa’s grave with a dozen red roses in my hand. I had closed my eyes and buried myself in reflection of this past year. There has been a great amount of tragedy and pain, filled with unanswered questions. As I buried myself into … More Set Free

A Child is Born

For to us a child is born, to us a child is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:17 I can only imagine, what it must have been like, the evening of the birth of Christ. … More A Child is Born