Hand It Over: On Giving Daily Anxiety To Jesus

We have a lot to be anxious about these days. The coronavirus pandemic has affected each individual in different ways: people are losing their jobs, losing their health, losing their feeling of security. People are worried and they have good reason, because this is a very serious situation that has taken over our world and … More Hand It Over: On Giving Daily Anxiety To Jesus

The Mental Illness Discussion: Words That Hurt & Words That Help

Discussing mental health can be a touchy subject. But it doesn’t have to be. I believe the more open we are with mental health and mental health struggles, the better we can understand and serve one another as we all seek wellness. In my experience with bipolar depression and anxiety, there are some buzz words … More The Mental Illness Discussion: Words That Hurt & Words That Help

It Takes A Village: On The Value Of Deeply-Rooted Community

I used to feel awfully alone. When I first returned to Dallas from Nashville, I felt awfully alone. Not the kind of loneliness that comes and goes with varying moods or circumstances, but the kind of isolation and desertion that leaves you feeling empty and saddened. Only a handful of my hometown and college friends … More It Takes A Village: On The Value Of Deeply-Rooted Community

I’ll Tell You What I Need, What I Really, Really Need

There’s a difference between wants and needs. It’s a simple concept that I often forget. For example: I want pizza, but I need nutritious food. I want to be the best climber, but I need to practice and refine my skills. I want to do things my way, but I need to remember God’s plans … More I’ll Tell You What I Need, What I Really, Really Need