The Fear of Rejection

It is hard to grasp the fact that each of us is enough as our broken and messed up selves. We feel the need to be perfect for others, because if we can’t give our best self then what is the point? “It will just bring more hurt to me if I open up and [...]

Love Like Jesus

Loving the way Jesus loves is something that we are taught from the beginning of our journey with Christ. It is something that is imprinted on our hearts and we spend our entire lives trying to do, but heavily struggle with. Loving the way Jesus does used to confuse me. I never really new what [...]

Set Apart, Not Aside

To be set aside is once if the worse feelings in human nature. To be set aside means you’ve been rejected, have lower value, not wanted, and forgotten. To be set aside is like saying you are not good enough, smart enough, pretty enough, strong enough, or even just enough. It’s lonely, painful and nothing [...]

Wood and Nail

What do you see when you look at the cross? Do you just see a symbol? Do you picture Jesus? Are you reminded of that the cross is all about? Maybe a mix of all three depending on the day? It’s painful to say, but sometimes I pass by and see the cross and feel... [...]