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 […]

Living With Dyspraxia: Life in the Kitchen

I currently work in a kitchen as a chef. Some days by the end of my shift my chef jacket looks like a work of art that Picasso might’ve created. I absolutely love being in the kitchen and getting to create different dishes. I also happen to have Dyspraxia, otherwise known as developmental coordination disorder, […]

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 […]

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 […]

We’re all “Works in Progress”

“I can’t wait until I lose this weight, I’ll be beautiful.” “I’ll stop working as much, and spend more time with my family once I get this promotion” “I need to study until I get accepted into Harvard, then I’ll hang out with my friends” “I can’t stop! I need this to be absolutely perfect!” […]

That “No” may be a blessing in disguise.

We’ve all been there. We’ve prayed and prayed only to end up receiving a “No” from God. I don’t know about you guys, but often when I’ve gotten a “No” from God I’ve ended up feeling disappointed, hurt and devastated. Sometimes I’ve actually even questioned God and asked Him, “Why God? Why?” I mean, we […]

3 Truths about God

Christmas season is in full swing. Truth be told it probably began weeks before Thanksgiving, what with the all too familiar commercialism of Christmas. Stores began putting out Christmas decorations and toys, Starbucks released their annual red cups, radio stations started playing Christmas songs, and even before we had a moment to digest our Thanksgiving […]

“Everyone else is doing it”

“Everyone else is doing it” “Everyone is saying it” “Everyone will be at this party” “Everyone is seeing this movie” If you are a parent you are probably all too familiar with your children saying son similar to you.. Or maybe you or your friends have said something like this to each other at one […]