• Truth

    Here at the Brink

    As I sat down to write this post, I thought back to about a year ago when I was beginning this venture of blogging. Growing up watching my dad blog had always made me want to follow in his footsteps. Despite all my ambition to do so, fear of imperfection and of not having wise thoughts or grand ideas stopped my pursuit of such a thing. It was the end of 2018 and the start of the new year that reignited my desires to start a blog. What you should know (if you haven’t put it together already) is that I am very introspective. I think deeply and am always…

  • Truth

    Gifts Are My Love Language

    I get a lot of raised eyebrows when people find this out about me. No, this does not mean that I only feel loved when I’m being showered with material possessions; however, I won’t stop you from doing just that (haha KIDDING). What it really boils down to for me is the intentionality behind gifts. You really have to know someone to know what to get them for a gift: their passions, their hobbies, their quirks, the things they love, etc. So the truth is, the gift doesn’t matter as much for me – it’s the heart that is behind it. The fact that someone went out of their way,…

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    I Have Control Issues

    My friends and family will laugh as I finally admit this obvious truth. I have a control problem. My awareness of this struggle surfaced as I faced things this school year that were completely out of my hands – which happens often in life, haha. This weekend I had the privilege to go to an oceanfront hotel and attend my church’s women’s conference! I have been going to PCC for over a year now and really felt the need to become more involved with women outside of CNU and within the church body. The same week that I was chatting with a friend about a situation that I was facing and admitted “I have…