The Pruning Process

‎”I’m so grateful to Christ Jesus for making me adequate to do this work. He went out on a limb, you know, in trusting me with this ministry. The only credentials I brought to it were invective and witch hunts and arrogance. But I was treated mercifully because I didn’t know what I was doing-didn’t…

Small Potatoes

Tomorrow is my first day of placement for the semester and to be honest, I’m incredibly nervous but also really excited about the possibilities. Placement means I’m closer to my dream career and also to graduation and I am experiencing an odd mixture of emotions. I’m afraid of failing but in many ways, I think…

Change

I’ve never enjoyed not knowing. It drives the obsessive compulsive nature in me crazy. Not knowing also equates to not being in control-yet another thing I strongly abhor. However, at this point in my life, I’m plagued with unanswered questions and doubts about the future. I’ve found myself on edge and apprehensive about everything lately…

Here’s to 2011

Well, its that time of year again. The time when people make resolutions they’ll only make again next year. No matter how hard we try it seems that resolutions turn into yesterday’s good ideas. However, I think the key to resolutions is taking things one step at a time. At some points, it might be…

“…plans to proper you and not to harm you.”

“’For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” –Jeremiah 29:11 [NIV] I’m not usually one for spontaneous blogging and I wouldn’t really classify this as a spontaneous blog since its been a compilation of…