Que Bola! It’s been about a little over a week that I’ve been back from Cuba! I miss the country already. I wanted to write up my experience from beginning to end as best as I could, for those looking to travel to the country also. Preparation: Before arriving, I watched numerous travel blogs and read… Continue reading Cultural Reflection-Cuba
As I approach 26 my biggest goal for the year will be not to let life take the child from within me. When we are young we often want to rush the adulting process, only to realize it was a horrible trick. We are tricked into believing that life is about getting a driving license,… Continue reading Radiant Peace
It comes in waves. One day I feel your presence Lord and then I feel myself distancing from you when I finally can catch my breath. I get angry with you and then quickly beg for repentance because I know I brought this on myself. Your plans are of good for me. I think I… Continue reading Use my pain Lord-poem
“He has preserved our lives and kept our feet from slipping. For you, God, tested us; you refined us like silver. You brought us into prison and laid burdens on our back You let people ride over our heads; we went through fire and water, but you brought us to a place of abundance.” Psalm… Continue reading Refined Like Silver
Who are you living for? Often in conversation with people, I can immediately tell who they are living for. I define living for as : seeking the approval /validation of someone or the constant pursuit of a possession(s). Some people live for their parents. Others live for their children. Others live for their spouse. Others… Continue reading My Purpose Is Bigger!
When we hear the terms heaven and hell we often visualize these fantasy worlds. In one world we envision clouds, golden streets, blue skies and golden rays of sunshine.. In another world we see a burning bottomless pit of red, orange and yellow fire… Have you ever stopped to think though that maybe these are… Continue reading Heaven and Hell
Have you ever thought about it? Right now, this moment, this lifetime that we are in and experiencing is honestly in history one of the best times to be alive. Think about it, at a click of a button everything is at the tip of our fingers. Everything that our parents and their parents’ worked… Continue reading I no longer want to just survive..