There’s always room for one more. This was a saying I heard all the time growing up. In Nigeria, there was always room for one more in the car and our lives. In Haiti, I encountered this thought process again as we fit as many people as we could into transportation to get from place… Continue reading There’s Always Room for One More
730 days. 17520 hours. 1051200 minutes. That’s how long it has been since my life changed. Well, it’s coming up in about a month. It’s a time that I really could have done without, but I remember it because of God. I’m alive primarily because of God. These two years have been challenging and hard-often… Continue reading 2 years and Counting
Surrendering graciously. That’s an oxymoron in my life. Often when God asks me to surrender things, I give it up kicking and screaming. I try to take it back soon after I give it up. In this season, I’ve had to surrender some things like my five year plan. I mean, it got thrown far… Continue reading Surrendering Graciously
Ordinary. That word just makes me flinch. I’ve tried my whole 24 years not to be ordinary, boring, and unexciting. Don’t lie and tell me you haven’t kinda always combined ordinary with boring. I just finished reading Shannan Martin’s new book, The Ministry of Ordinary Places. I started reading it because I simply love Shannon… Continue reading Ordinary Places
It’s been almost 22 months since my accident. I think when I hit the two year mark I’ll stop counting but right now, it’s still pretty relevant in my life. I’m not to the maximum recovery mark yet. Here’s just a few things that I’ve learned about myself and God though this hard-oh so hard-but… Continue reading 4 More Things My TBI Has Taught Me
I just finished Remember God by Annie F. Downs. OH MY GOODNESS! The way she is honest and vulnerable with her story makes me cry. Her story speaks to my story in that I also wonder if He is truly good and truly kind. If He doesn’t just tell me what I want to hear… Continue reading Remember God.
Fall is my favorite season. Here are a few of my favorite things that make fall extra special in my mind. Pumpkin Spice Chai I didn’t want to get a pumpkin spice latte on precept. I didn’t want to fall into the stereotype of “that girl”- you know what i’m talking about. Sometimes, I do… Continue reading Fall Favorites