An Excerpt From My Journal

*taken verbatim from my journal* Monday, 6/26/17 Dear Friend, I’m trying this new thing & writing this as a letter b/c I just read Perks of Being a Wallflower. I told everyone I was rereading it even though this was the 1st time I’ve read it. Why did/do I do that? I’ve realized I care what […]

A Dog’s Purpose

Dear Lord I have never had a book pull harder on my heart. I love dogs more than is probably healthy for me, and this book reminded me of every reason why. The enticing tale of a dog finding his purpose through a plethora of lives and families and scenarios was enough to make me […]

How am I Already a Junior in College?

As the first week of my summer break comes to a close, it is finally starting to hit me that my time on the hill is halfway over. I am finished with 2/4 of my undergraduate career. Seniors aren’t kidding when they tell you it goes by fast. As this realization was starting to hit […]

Learn to Love Yourself

“As God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion” Colossians 3:12 Today I was sitting in my favorite place (Spencer’s) reading my devotional and today’s chapter was about learning to love yourself. Matthew Kelly points out that we are all worthy of love because we are created in God’s image. With a lengthy […]