the finish line

It’s the final countdown. The home stretch. Summer is almost here. I am so thankful. Thankful that the school year is gone, but also thankful that it came in the first place. I learned a lot this year. I got through algebra with an A (that’s a first), thanks to my math teacher. I learned […]

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e c u a d o r s c r a p b o o k

Just last month, God gave me the opportunity to go on my first missions trip. On Sunday, April 12th, 2017, our team of 12 people left Houston, TX for Ecuador. Although we spent only five full days there, it seemed like a month because of all the new and amazing things we experienced. I’m sure my […]

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H U N T I N G

Here is a post which I publish two years ago on a previous blog…Happy Easter! Recently the Christian radio station in our area announced that they had a list of egg hunts going on locally. Egg hunts are a major part of Easter, and unfortunately as I grow older, I find myself hiding eggs, more than […]

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[Isaiah 53:3-12]

“He was despised and rejected by men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief, and as one from whom men hide their faces he was despised, and we esteemed him not. Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows; yet we esteemed him stricken, smitten by God and afflicted. But he was […]

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c h o s e n

In honor of Good Friday & Easter, I’ve been reflecting a lot on Jesus’ mental battle in Gethsemane. And I uncovered a treasure that made me think a little harder. Jesus was deeply engaged in a mental battle. He prayed to his Father, asking if there was any other possible way for us to be saved. This situation produced […]

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