Home is a Thing We Carry With Us

Life can feel like a whirlwind sometimes: it can knock us off our feet and send us flying. I find that when life shakes me up, what rises to the surface is a longing for comfort and home. In the past couple of weeks, I’ve finished school, moved into a new apartment, and started a [...]

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psalm

God put a song in my heart -A monogram, of sorts,A signpost to the Creator -And in the refrain, it beats: Life is not just for the breathing, the working, the playingBut for a brighter, higher Truth. One day before a jasper sea(Where we will see colours our eyes have not yet seen)The song will [...]

God, With Us

I tried to track down the names of the artist and photographer of the above featured image to give them proper credit, but couldn't find the info. It is a beautiful work, so credits to whoever they are! Blue Like Jazz is one of my favorite books. I'm reading it for the third time, and Don Miller’s work will never cease to mesmerize me. I’m in love with the [...]

Half-Loved

I asked myself with trembling breath “Why am I so alone? Has no one ever seen my heart? When can I feel at home?”   A quiet voice came bursting through To whisper soft and clear, It gently cautioned me to stay And beckoned me to hear:   “Don’t pull yourself away from pain It [...]

Idolatry: A Subtle Poison

“But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” – Matthew 6:33. Idolatry is a deadly poison, a subtle killer. It’s a tragedy when He who made and loved us takes a back-burner in our beating hearts. Scripture refers to Christ as the bridegroom, the one we’re [...]