Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. My rapid breathing quieted and the crunch of the snow under my boots softened as I slowed down...stopped. I took a deep inhale through my runny nostrils and I gazed at the wonderful appearance of the Winona bluffs.… Continue reading Listen
I was a timid and oblivious gal fresh into college. I somehow got involved in a campus ministry (let me know if you want that amazing story!), and I boldly read my dad's old-fashioned Book of Life every night in front of a roommate who I barely knew. I was that girl-- reading the Bible… Continue reading How to Study a Book in the Bible
I will trust here in the mystery. I will trust in You completely. "Go to college", they say; "Get a big-girl job", they say; "Create a family of your own", they say. But isn't there more to it? Who's to decide that life is these simple and conventional steps? Do not be conformed to this… Continue reading The Depths of the Unknown
My eyes are closed, my body is lazily slumped in my cushioned chair. My ears receive the slow tunes sung by Lana Del Rey, and my breathing relaxes. I am so comfortable that my fingers loosely brush atop my keyboard to type. Do you ever hold your breath for just a second, and you can… Continue reading Spontaneous or Strong-willed?