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Isolation – AKA Grad School

In one of my classes we had a guest speaker. She has SMA and just recently graduated from SLU with her Masters. Her entire story was incredibly inspiring, but one thing she said was really relatable. Grad school is built for isolation. WOW. I couldn't agree more. It really is! I have friends who are… Continue reading Isolation – AKA Grad School

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My Mini 2017-2018 Testimony

Hi there- I was asked to prepare a mini testimony to share with my on-campus ministry group tonight. The testimony was meant to only include this school year. The intended audience was those at Chi Alpha Large Group tonight. Take a read if you're interested in learning more about my story! TESTIMONY SCHOOL YEAR 2017-2018… Continue reading My Mini 2017-2018 Testimony

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James Bible Study Chapter 4

Time for James Chapter 4! Grab those annotation tools and let's get to it~~~ [1] What is the source of wars and fights among you? Don't they come from your passions that wage war within you? [2] You desire and do not have. You murder and covet and cannot obtain. You fight and wage war.… Continue reading James Bible Study Chapter 4

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Your Purpose: Defeating Low-Self Esteem

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and just didn't like what you saw? Have you ever heard yourself on tape and think about you hate the sound of your voice? Do you look at your drivers license photo or student I.D. and wonder why you don't look like how you really want… Continue reading Your Purpose: Defeating Low-Self Esteem

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Worry Is A Worthless Endeavor

We've all experienced worry/anxiety at one point or another: tension with a friend, paying the bills next month, traveling, etc. There's a lot in the world that you can worry about, right? Well, worry is a trap. Let me preface with these three questions: what do you do for a living? What are you living… Continue reading Worry Is A Worthless Endeavor

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Jesus Loves Me: Sing along edition

Last night at church we talked about one viewpoint of the cross and what Jesus' death means for us. Last night focused on the idea that God is love. It seems so obvious that this would be true- I mean, we hear it all the time. God loves you! Did you ever sing Jesus Loves… Continue reading Jesus Loves Me: Sing along edition