A Letter To My Sisters, and Brothers, and Mothers…

Beth Moore, author, speaker, and founder of Living Proof Ministries, recently wrote a piece for the Living Proof blog entitled, “A Letter to my Brothers.” Recent accusations, concerns, and convictions of sexual misconduct, harassment, and misogyny have put a much needed spotlight on various institutions that have long been comfortable […]

Kanye, RedForEd, & the National Day of Prayer

There is an element of narcissism to all of this, isn’t there? In Job, chapters 35 – 37, Elihu continues his discourse and lets Job and company know just where he stands. He tells Job in v.8 of chapter 35, “Your wickedness affects only a man like yourself, and your […]

The Book of Job, Boycotts, and a Good Cup of Coffee.

So, everyone is mad. Again. With Starbucks and school shootings making headlines, it is difficult to sort through what I should be angry about. Sadly, it is not because these events aren’t confusing and hurtful and tragic. Because they are. No matter how much nuance I can read into a […]

Perception, Reality, and Control

As I progress through my treatment and work to manage my anxiety, anger, and depression, I am learning how to implement new coping skills and mindfulness activities into my daily routine. It is tough, because I have be disciplined about it. I have to make a conscious effort to go […]

Twist Ties.

Sometimes, I don’t know what I am doing. Sometimes, I think I know what I want, and sometimes I have no idea. Sometimes, I’m perfectly comfortable but other times I just feel awkward. Like untwisting a twist tie. I’ve worked very hard over the last few years to further my […]