yes, the Bible is scary (and why it’s not)

I used to be afraid of reading the Bible. There was a period of a couple years, from sixteen to eighteen, where I very rarely picked it up. I knew I needed to, cuz I knew that it would help me, but everytime I flipped it open, my heart got put into overdrive and I […]

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Bye-Bye Instagram

Two months ago, I deleted my Instagram. A lot of times, I do things in a crazy, emotional moment so that I really don’t even know what I’m doing until it’s done. This one was done with time and prayer, because as much as I didn’t want to admit it, Instagram was my binky and […]

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Dear Girl: get off your phone

Dear Girl (and just people in general), There’s something disturbing about our culture today. I work at a coffee shop, and I can’t tell you how many times someone comes up to the counter to order, head down, fingers scrolling through Snapchat. Sometimes they put their phone down to say hi. Sometimes they don’t look […]

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Dear Girl: guys can’t do it for you

Last month, I wrote a post titled Dear Girl – to the girl who thinks she just isn’t. It was all about our worth in Jesus Christ, not in our beauty, talents, virginity, etc. We are only enough in HIM. But as I was writing, God gave me a little nudge and nodded toward the […]

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Dear Girl – to the girl who thinks she just isn’t

Dear girl, We’ve all been there. Standing in the bathroom, naked, staring at your body. Changing in the locker room with other girls, and it seems like they all look better than you. Sitting in the lunch room and everyone has their friends. Except you. We’ve all been there. Flipping through your Bible, struggling to find […]

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