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in love with all things Jesus, music, adventure, writing, teaching, laughter, running, friendship. Founder of recklesslyalive.com.

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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Finding Our Way Through the WILDERNESS

This article was featured in issue No. 5 of Tapestry Magazine entitled, Wilderness. I highly recommend you subscribe to this beautiful and spirit-filled print and online magazine. ————————– For many years I woke up every single morning to begrudgingly face the same, exhausting question: “Who do you want to be …

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