Airports always make me so emotional. While I love to travel, they're just not my favorite. The more I think about it, I've had to say a lot of heart wrenching goodbyes and they seem to be more memorable than all the wonderful hellos I've gotten to experience at airports. Some of those wonderful hellos … Continue reading Airports
If I said that my life turned out anything like I thought it would, I would seriously be lying. Just typing this post makes my heart beat so fast that I want to cry. As I signed up for my Summer and Fall courses this morning, my last two semesters of this degree, I couldn't … Continue reading sovereign over me
I watched a short video on Facebook where loved ones were asked to stare into each other's eyes for four minutes. What happened in that short amount of time was absolutely incredible. A mother saw her son as a grown man for the first time, sisters were overwhelmed with emotions of being reconnected, a daughter … Continue reading gaze.
Remember the days when Facebook was a fun place to "meet up" with friends, stalk your crush (don't even act like you never did that! lol), write on someone's wall to tell them how much you miss them? Remember when it was a place for staying connected with friends who were too far to see … Continue reading sharing on social media: share hope
I often find myself laughing about how wrong I was in the direction I thought my life would take and how wrong I was in what I thought I wanted. Of the many blessings that the Lord has so graciously lavished over me, community would have to be one of the areas I feel the … Continue reading outfit highlight: Alice
I've found myself joking a lot about how I'm holding off on getting my citizenship until after the elections in case I need to flee back to my home country. But as with anything, the more I joke about it, the more I begin to really ask myself- "where IS your heart in all of … Continue reading on politics: where is your heart?
Since starting my practicum this semester I've learned some huge things about myself. I went in anticipating and even praying for God to change my heart as I walked into this "new" area of life. I knew that getting to sit in a room with someone and being present as they let me into their … Continue reading counselor’s chair: What I’m Learning