Thankful

This post is a little bit late seeing as Thanksgiving has come and gone, but gratitude shouldn’t be limited to just one day, right?

This year, I especially am thankful for the 26 wonderful years I had with my grandfather. He passed away on Wednesday. At 26, he is my first grandparent to pass away which is a rare blessing indeed. (more…)

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26 November 2012. Faith Hope Love. 2 comments.

When God Says “No”

I know in my head that God has a plan for my life and that He works all things out for the good of those who love Him. However, knowing this and actually living it out are not quite the same. My trust issues run deep and God doesn’t always get the exception He deserves even though He has proved Himself to me time and time again. I just like to be in control of things, even if it leads me to disaster (as it has done more than once). Giving up that right, even to God who I know is infinitely wiser and more capable than I am, isn’t easy. (more…)

8 June 2012. Faith Hope Love. 4 comments.

Pray

I chose the title “Pray. Eat. Run. Write.” because those are things that are important to me. They are things I value and which greatly enrich my life. For me, they are the kind of life-giving activities where I lose track of everything around me. I become absorbed, focused, “in the zone.” (more…)

27 May 2012. Faith Hope Love. Leave a comment.