The past few weeks have been full of positive energy. I began my last Fall semester in the MA in Pastoral Theology program, started working as a Graduate Assistant at a university, and had my first meeting with my new Youth Ministry Core Team for the 2017-2018 year. Better yet, one of the most exciting… Continue reading The Power of Words
There have been a lot of changes in my life in the past year, two of the most memorable being getting married and moving in with my husband. With all the busyness that came from an upcoming wedding, the thought of having to pack and move into a new place seemed overwhelming at times. What… Continue reading Packing light: Moving In
Packing light when traveling can be a bit of a struggle. It is interesting how quickly the desire to be prepared can turn into the need for security instead. How the intention to pack essentials turns into the struggle of trying to define what the “essentials” are. In the act of packing our belongings, we… Continue reading Packing Light: World Youth Day
I can be extremely athletic, but as my friends know, I can also be a huge klutz as well. So, it did not surprise me too much when I was on a run around the neighborhood one night when I tripped. However, what did surprise me was what immediately followed. I felt my arms brace… Continue reading The Fall I Never Forgot
I've had many soul mates throughout my life. Individuals that I had such intricate and marvelous relationships with that they proved unexplainable. I feel as though finding the words to describe them, and to try and capture what we have shared will be a lifelong journey. Now, most of you are probably thinking I have… Continue reading Why Do We Have Soul Mates?