Old patterns of sin will gradually diminish and be replaced with Godly patterns of living. We can not lose hope because we still sin. Sin has consequences, but with the Holy Spirit, we will quickly grow tired and weary from our sin. God is patient with you and He will complete his work in you.
I lost everything I knew, without warning; quickly and with no time to adjust. Depression roared loud in my ear and crept vigorously into my veins. I ran towards toxicity. I ran towards people I should not have trusted to help me heal. I ran towards the path that felt good under my feet. I became a master at escaping from myself. I wanted out of my life. I wanted to trade. I wanted someone to live in my body for a day and understand how painful and hard it was. I wanted to sleep.
Today I did a turmeric face mask to brighten my skin and it looked a little something like this:
But a presence that is missed is a presence that was well-loved.
I hope you chose to take time educate yourself on the different social issues our communities are facing. Reflecting on the diversity and learning about the type of impact you can make is extremely important.
1:45 a.m. If you are wondering why I am up this late (or early), on a school night, in the wee hours before my 8 a.m. exam, I will explain why. A couple of months ago, I was told I have insomnia. I could go into all the detail about my struggles with this frustrating and…
I am going to let you in on a pretty dirty part of my soul. This is something I have struggled with ever since I came to college and became a Christian. It's not pretty. It's profoundly embarrassing. I never truly recognized it as sin until recently, when a friend called me out on it…