Jesus didn’t say life would be easy, but you can persevere through anything. I grew up with one parent most of my life who kept putting her children in the arms of abusive men. When I was 11 years old, I sat across the courtroom from my stepdad and testified against him. I was scared … Continue reading Loved
I smile when I think of the time I felt no heaviness, no worry when my spirit was light and free. I experienced it when I was on a missions trip in Spain, the summer between college and law school. That summer I felt completely in line with God and in the middle of His will. … Continue reading Journey Home
Close your eyes and envision the sea. Warm sand, glassy blue waters, and an unending horizon. The beach is a place where you feel one with nature and with God. I’ve never felt out of place in front of the ocean. Water heals. I miss it. I especially miss listening to the waves at night. … Continue reading Dallas, TX/ Sydney, Australia – Can You Hear the Sea?
Some of my favorite memories were of my family at the lake house together. Our lake house wasn’t like what they are today; it was a dinky place and quite remote. We had nothing to do but be together. My dad’s an ER doctor and at home (with four kids going every which way), normally … Continue reading Breakup & Truth