• 9 Questions to Discover Your Calling

    When I first found my way back to church at the ripe age of 23, there were a number of Christian phrases that made me feel like a foreign exchange student. Grace, sin, salvation, “saved”. Communion, h…

  • Are You Willing to Be Humiliated for God?

    I liked my quiet little life where no one knew who I was. I liked my quiet little faith that never required much risk or vulnerability. I liked my quiet little image of God as a genie who could grant …

  • 10 Things I Learned About Christians When My Blog Post Went VIRAL

    I always dreamed of having my words go VIRAL. Oh how the feelings of prominence and popularity would swell through my extra-long limbs as I rode atop the metaphorical elephant of my Alladin “Prince Al…

  • A Beginner’s Guide to Ending Hate

    It was a high school pep rally worthy of a Disney Channel Original Movie. Red, white and blue balloons floated through the air of the large gym while  the snare drums cued up the school song. These pe…

  • 12 Reasons Millennials are OVER Church

    Also featured on tosavealife.com and Faithit.com From the depths of my heart, I want to love church. I want to be head-over-heels for church like the unshakable Ned Flanders.       &nbs…

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A Keeper of Heartbreak

Making a difference in the world is freaking exhausting. and slow. ant stuck in molasses slow. Putting your most vulnerable truths out into the universe is almost unbearable. and awkward. first day of the middle school swimming unit awkward. Building a ministry out of nothing is painful. and heart-breaking. the …

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