these people make His House feel like home

His House Christian Fellowship is a campus ministry and here at Central Michigan University is pretty well known. My freshman year I attended for the first time (because it was recommended to me by an alumi from my hometown). I was immersed with community. I could tell this place was unique. _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Last year I … More these people make His House feel like home

empty / half-empty / half-full / overflowing

Have you heard of the Bucket Man? He encouraged others to be kind, fill people’s buckets (not be a bucket dipper), make them feel important, love them, and live life with them? (click here to learn more) Well, as followers of Christ we are called to be bucket fillers. If you call yourself a Christian, by definition you are a … More empty / half-empty / half-full / overflowing

So Much More Than a Random Road Trip // Omaha, Nebraska

So much more than a random road trip. This piece is broken up into 4 parts: PRE-TRIP (what). TRIP (so-what). REFLECTION (now what). CLOSING THOUGHT (just that). PRE TRIP: (what). During Winter Break 2016 the Volunteer Center at Central Michigan University sent roughly 18 Alternative Break (AB) trips all across the states. Sign ups for … More So Much More Than a Random Road Trip // Omaha, Nebraska

10 Good-to-Knows

There are some things in life that you don’t get a chance to learn until you learn them the hard way. There are also some things that I have thoughtfully been taught. Some people may not have not been taught some of these. I wanted to share 10 things that I consider general life lessons or … More 10 Good-to-Knows

Gaining Confidence One Ounce at a Time (but not how expected)

  •THE BEST WAY TO GAIN CONFIDENCE IS TO DO THINGS YOU ARE AFRAID OF DOING• Those infamous words of Swati Sharma are not taken lightly, especially for one who has struggled with self confidence for a long time running. So, I did a thing. Last semester I was approached by a fellow CMU student … More Gaining Confidence One Ounce at a Time (but not how expected)

RADICALLY living the life God has destined for you

When I read a book, I like to take notes. Sometimes those notes are right on the pages themselves, sometimes those notes are on a scrap piece of paper/napkin or sometimes I even designate those notes their own rightful place in my journal. This time, I have typed my notes electronically so I could share … More RADICALLY living the life God has destined for you