Patiently Waiting

Patiently Waiting

I’ve long been attracted to the story of Joseph, to the story of a man whom God favored and used (and yet, a man who endured much hardship). I so quickly assume God’s forgotten about me or doesn’t care about the pain I’m experiencing. The story...
5 Lessons from 2018

5 Lessons from 2018

2018 has presented a clear dichotomy of insurmountable joy and inexpressible pain. With the hills and valleys have come valuable lessons that I hope to carry into the coming year. Though I’ve learned many valuable things in the past year (including navigating a...
Hope: Expectations of advent

Hope: Expectations of advent

My childhood memory of advent is best summarized as my family gathering around a wreath of pink and purple candles whilst my dad read from an advent devotional. Though I now see the beauty in this tradition, my young mind saw it more as something we had to “do” before...
Where are you looking?

Where are you looking?

It’s been a while since I’ve really ridden my bike. Sure, I’ve done a couple miles here and there, but nothing actually worthy of being called “a bike ride”. After some necessary tune-ups (courtesy of leaving it unused in the garage), it...
What’s your all?

What’s your all?

If you know me, you know people are important to me. One of the most important people in my life is my best friend, Christy. We met on my first day at university, and the rest is history. We’ve road-tripped to Canada, hiked in national parks, and done a lot of crazy,...