Waiting is Only for a Season

Waiting is one of the hardest things to do. It's one of the toughest parts about faith. If you need some encouragement in the waiting, click through to read the full article!

There are many promises from God I’m still waiting on. By promises, I mean things that God has spoken to me personally. Words I’m holding onto in faith. Things He told me He would do sometime in the future. Some of them are big things, things much bigger than me. But some of them are just […]

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Looking Back, Stepping Forward

As 2015 comes to an end, I have been reflecting on the past year, coming to understand the winding pathway it was with greater clarity. If I had to use one word to describe my 2015, I would say: Restoration. One year ago, I was in a place of brokenness, my faith shaken, my hope […]

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Even Here

I don’t like going through difficulties. I prefer the stage of an endeavor when you are experienced, have already built momentum, and everything is running smoothly. But in every uncomfortable, unpleasant, and devastating circumstance is a unique opportunity…

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Death Defeated

There is one particular moment that stands out from my church retreat experience last weekend: falling to the ground weeping at a single song lyric: Just moments before, I had stood for an altar call to release disappointment, and deep disappointment had surfaced about my grandmother’s passing back in December. It wasn’t just disappointment that God never physically healed her from Parkinson’s. Nor mere sadness about […]

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The Perfect Job I Wasn’t Looking For (only He could plan something this good)

I got a job today!!! My first full-time job ever!!! I haven’t felt this much explosive, don’t-know-what-to-do-with-myself giddiness since I found out I got the Fulbright and my lifelong dream of going to Korea was coming true…  This isn’t just any job. This is like the perfect job. A job that I wasn’t even looking […]

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Being Phlegmatic (and Learning from Moses)

I was really into the Myers-Briggs personality test in college. (To me, trying to understand people is one of the most fascinating pursuits in life.) But now I think I have officially been converted to the Four Temperaments test. Even though everyone at my church constantly talk about it, I wasn’t convinced until I took the test, got […]

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