Everyone struggles. Everyone fights their own battles. Maybe someone can relate. That is my hope for this blog. I want to share my story because I believe that our stories are powerful, incredible ways to bring us all together, to inspire the world around us, to bring hope, to say ‘me too’-some of the most powerful words ever spoken. God can use broken people, like you and like me, to make a difference. One life at a time…one book at a time…one song at a time…one blog at a time. All he wants is for us to come as we are, follow him, and DO SOMETHING.
To be real honest, these past few days have been really rough. Annoyingly rough. While I’ve had my struggles over the last few years, the teetering thoughts and anxiety these past few days have both made me fearful and frustrated. I wanted a reason why I was feeling that way. I couldn’t figure one out … Continue reading Life Keeps Moving On.
This is who I am inside. This is who I am, I’m not gonna hide. ‘Cause the greatest risk we’ll ever take is by far, to stand in the light and be seen as we are. I looked through what seemed like thousands of pictures today. There were pictures from when I was a baby … Continue reading Stand in the Light.
You stumble through your days, got your head hung low. Your skies a shade of grey. Like a zombie in a maze, you’re asleep inside. But you can’t shake away. ‘Cause you’re just a dead man walking, thinking that’s your only option. But you can flip the switch and brighten up your darkest day. Sun … Continue reading Come Alive.
On my way home from my mini vacation yesterday I had to pass by what I have known as “The Rest Area of Shame” for the past three years. Each time I pass it, there is a feeling of shame, regret, or embarrassment, sometimes all three. Sometimes it really doesn’t bother me at all. Three … Continue reading The Rest Area of Shame.