Love Ain’t Going Nowhere

Love... Who needs love?? If I'm honest, I NEED IT! The truth is we all need love. We are wired to want love, companionship, and community. The question is how far are you willing to go for it? Sometimes our obsession with love can be a little..... too much. And we make an idol of [...]

Are You Filling Up or Running Out?: What it Means to Delight in the Lord

I love running. Well, not physically. LOL. I mean running in more of a spiritual and mental way. I like having things to do. I like feeling like I'm doing something (or a bunch of somethings) to impact the lives of other people. I like to feel like I'm achieving things and for me, I've always [...]

Reckless Love

"We can run straight into your arms unafraid because every-time we meet you, we're met by LOVE." When I begin to self-reflect at the end of every year, I usually think about every failure, downfall, set-back, dark place, empty space, silent season, and all the moments of pure disregard for my purpose that I experienced [...]

Worshipping God In Spite of…

A few days ago, we had tornadoes completely rampage through my hometown, my college town, and a local university. I really believe God prepared me for the weather because for some reason I couldn't sleep properly that Friday night. I was awake when they called us into the hallways in my dorm because the storm [...]

Forgiveness and Freedom: Living a life of p u r i t y.

The truth is a few months ago I was a hypocrite. On August 1, 2016, I wrote an article for the odyssey on how to "protect your purity". Ironically, here I am again.. writing about the same thing I believed I had already mastered. The truth is I was still trying to find my way [...]

Self-Love is the Best Love

I'm not so sure I can believe a woman if she says she has NEVER compared herself to another woman. I think it's absolutely human nature to admire what other women look like, how they dress, what their hair looks like, if they have a boyfriend, and if they're impacting the lives of other people. [...]