The Gospel is the Answer to Addiction

I first truly encountered Jesus in 2012. Before I encountered Jesus, my life was ruled by fear and anxiety. I thought I wasn’t “good enough”. I was afraid to try in school out of fear of rejection if I did try. I was a listener and a follower. I drank too much. I started doing […]

You don’t need to buy God’s love.

By now you’re probably familiar with the college admissions scandal. Earlier in the week several people were charged with bribery in order to get their children into elite colleges like Yale University, and the University of Southern California and several others. Such bribes included paying money to forge SAT and ACT scores and paying others […]

You Can Keep Talking About It Or Do Something

“I want to take culinary classes”. “I want to eat healthy”. “I want to start saving money”. “I want to start a business”. “I want to travel more”. “I want to make a change”. We talk about our wants, desires and goals. When it comes to actually putting them into actions it’s a whole other […]

Peeling That Band-Aid Off

You fall down and scrape your knee or elbow and end up with a wound. What do you do next? Disinfect the wound and slap a band-aid over it to prevent anymore dirt from getting inside. When people or situations hurt you and leave you feeling wounded, how do you respond? How do you let […]

Living With My Dyspraxia: Exercise

Dyspraxia, also known as DCD, Developmental Coordination Disorder affects fine and/or gross motor coordination in children and adults. People with dyspraxia may find it extremely difficult to exercise or even to stay motivated. Many people with dyspraxia often have low muscle tone and poor hand eye coordination, which makes it hard for them to run/jump […]

A Response To The Annapolis Shooting

Annapolis is my hometown. I can’t even begin to count the number of times I’ve hung out downtown with friends eating hot dogs from Pip’s Dock Street Dogs and licking an ice cream from Storm Bros. Ice Cream Factory as it’s melting faster than I can lick. Or the amount of times I’ve watched the […]

Who are you?

Who are you? How would you answer this question? For many years whenever someone asked me this, I would begin by listing my hobbies or things I liked. “I’m Libby. I like coffee and hiking.” OR “I’m Libby. I love crystals, and watching anime.” OR “I’m Libby. I love exploring abandoned buildings and reading.” It […]

A Letter to Those Hurt by Christians

To all those who have been hurt ┬áby Christians, I get why you don’t want to believe in God. I get why you stopped believing in God. I get why you may be weary to enter a church building. I get why you may be weary to approach Christians. I get it. I really do. […]