Meeting the Great Lion

After that day I discovered that the Jesus I learned about in Sunday school was only a scheme of the Enemy to distract me from the vibrant, bold, and dangerous Man born in a feeding trough over two-thousand years ago. The real Jesus was more like Aslan than I had ever imagined, and better because while Aslan was the allegory, Jesus was the substance.

A Book Batch

Good Afternoon/Evening/Night/Morning/Late Morning/Brunch/Lunch, etc.! I have another batch of book recommendations for you all! I hope you are blessed by these books as much as they have blessed me over the past two years! Summer Letters by Craig Bowler – Craig Bowler is the pastor of Sanctuary church in Acworth, GA (I think its Acworth). I…

Over Worked, Under Paid, but in the Center of Society

Since I have been working for the Department of Family and Children Services this blog post has been stewing in my mind day after day and it is ready to be let out. Anyone who has been in foster care, been a foster parent, or who has worked for DFCS before already knows exactly what…

How God Shattered My Dreams

I had the perfect plan. After I graduated high school I was going to go overseas to be a missionary. Nothing in me wanted to go to college. Why would I waste my time with that when I could be doing such “greater” things? And like every other Christian 18 year old girl, my plan…

“The dream is ended: this is the morning.”

*This isn’t a perfect illustration, but it entered my mind when I was trying to explain why we pursue purity to a group of girls. Over the past two weeks the thought expanded into this. Imagine there’s a kingdom.  In this kingdom there is laughing, singing, dancing and rejoicing often. There is, of course, tragedy…