mama said

Find beauty in its rawest form.

There is someone that I love even though I don’t approve of what he does. There is someone I accept though some of his thoughts and actions revolt me. There is someone I forgive though he hurts the people I love the most. That person is……me.


Tears filled her eyes with anew

The discovery of Jesus, the challenges to pursue Him - to be wanting only Him…has led me to express what has been in my heart for a while. 

This morning I was surprised in my sleep and awakened hours before my alarm was set by the knock upon my heart. Jesus. I stumbled out of bed and, by muscle memory, I began to boil the potatoes to my poached eggs. Two days. It hit me; two days until I turn 21 and with very poor time. Am I ready? Have I prepared enough for this age and “Womanhood” (whatever that is)? Have I reached all my 101 Things To Do Before 21 off the checklist (with only 10 that I can remember by heart)?

The middle child of three;

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At first I was afraid, I was petrifiedKept thinking I could never live without you by my sideBut then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
And I grew strong and I learned how to get along
I will survive!

Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity

“Gifts are abilities God gives us to meet the needs of others in Christ’s name.”

—   Tim Keller (via godmoves)

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