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Bullet Journaling – A NY Resolution

I usually don't try New Years Resolutions because, quite frankly, they usually don't work out for people. But this year I decided to try to do another bullet journal.... yeah, another... I've tried a few times. BUT! As if I'm the only one that says this, I think that this time is different. Yeah, I know, don't laugh. It's been a… Continue reading Bullet Journaling – A NY Resolution

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How did I survive?

The time has come where I can say that I <somehow> survived my first semester of grad school. It feels great! That's so weird to say... I'm in grad school? Time really does fly. I remember when I was a freshman in the program and accidentally turned in a one page paper formatted in only… Continue reading How did I survive?

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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