On my college campus, I have had my moments of feeling confined. When I itch to get away, I head to the student union, where I inevitably see a person I know. I go to the library and feel like I had just been shoved into a box. Finally, I end up just walking around… Continue reading Space to breathe
Don't you just hate when something does work out the way you expect? And usually when I think about that, I think of a piece of my schedule not working - a friend cancels dinner, a family member or loved one won't be at a holiday celebration, etc. Lately, the lack of control I have… Continue reading No control
This is the last post in a three-part series. First, I talked about God's goodness. I then discussed God's goodness in our lives. Now, the third question: 3. Is God good at being God? Hopefully, you don’t think you would be a better at being god than God Himself. Instead, I hope you see that… Continue reading Three questions: Is God good at being God?
Last week, I discussed if God is good. Now, the second question: 2. Is God good to me? This question is a little tougher to me, because I do not personally know you. But if I had to guess, the answer to this question is “yes.” And I am making that inference entirely on the… Continue reading Three questions: Is God good to me?
It is so easy to forget about God’s hand in life. He, at times, seems so far away. If we do not reach out to Him, He can seem light-years away. And that is never helpful when we need Him. We sit in our beds, longing for the comfort of a Savior but are only… Continue reading Three questions: Is God Good?
One of the biggest lessons I learned during my sophomore year is how important sleep is. Not sleeping has serious effects on you in so many ways. In my time of never sleeping, I grew irritable and generally moody. I would not think as coherently in class (not to mention I would fall asleep in… Continue reading Catching some zzz’s
You are human. I often wish I wasn't. I wish I had superhuman abilities. I wish I could be in more than one place at a time. I wish I could read minds. I wish I could control the weather. I wish I could control my grades, my health, etc. There are moments where I… Continue reading Laugh at your limits