growth, identity

He Chose You!

 It was that time of year again, try-outs for various choirs for the following school year. My friends and I have already been in Select choir but had our eyes on the top choir, Madrigals. Only the best of the best were chosen to be part of this revered group of singers. They sounded the best out of all the…

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When God’s in the Boat

He said to them, “Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?”                                                                                   Mark 4:40 It had been a long day. Jesus and his disciples gathered in a fishing boat, set the sails, and began their way across the Sea of Galilee. Jesus, tired from the day’s events, went to the stern of the boat and fell asleep.…

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growth, Uncategorized

As New as a Beautiful Butterfly

Last year for our anniversary, my husband and I spent the day together. We visited an indoor butterfly exhibit. It’s the type of exhibit where you walk through a space with butterflies flying all around you, so that you could see them up close. It was simply fascinating! Butterflies would land on your head, your arm, or your hand. The…

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