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Why Church?

Sometimes when I write a blog it’s from months or even years of contemplation. A topic will get stuck in my mind and I’ll look for answers throughout the day and add it to the box in my brain for that topic. 1,888 more words
My Humble Opinion

Light and Air

It’s winter time here in Wuxi, which can be incredibly dreary.  I have to remind myself that though the sun may seem obscured by the clouds, even though I do not see it, I know the sun is still radiating its light and heat. 365 more words


Dictionary Challenge Weeks 43-44: If You’re Thinking of Quitting

A change happens when you can see the end in sight. You stand a little taller as the burden lessens and the sun shines a little brighter – well, that’s probably just because the winter solstice has come and gone – either way, you can finally, after all those miles, see the finish line. 494 more words

The Dictionary Challenge


Recently I made a major life change, I quit my job and decided to go back to school for Elementary Education.

I am happy with the decision that I have made, however I feel like it was a large step back from where I was. 174 more words


Say 'Yes' To Fear

All too often, fear is what holds us back from greatness.
Here are three steps to saying ‘yes’ to that fear, and ‘yes’ to opportunities. 854 more words

Power of People

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. 238 more words


The Then And Now

Losing My Glass Slipper

Ever since I was a little girl the only fairy tale that always caught my eye was Cinderella. I remember watching the classic movie over and over, maybe I related to her. 677 more words