Songs: Forever

Artist: Bethel Music
You Make Me Brave
Released: 2014
Written by Brian Johnson, Kari Jobe, Jenn Johnson, Gabriel Wilson, Joel Taylor, Christa Black Gifford
© 2013 Bethel Music Publishing (ASCAP). Worship Together Music (Admin. by Capitol CMG Publishing). All Rights Reserved.

Not All Who Wander Are Lost

The phrase “Not All Who Wander Are Lost” has been casually adorned as a magnet on my fridge ever since college. Despite its ordinary place, it has always been a personal mantra of mine. The quote just seemed to fit, though I really had no other context of why a quote like this existed. I felt it described my inner life and the  [Continue reading]

Letters: Unholy Judge

From: Me
To: Myself (Journal)
Subject: A Real Account of Things


They say she’s moved on, but has experienced great healing. Deep down, I know part of what she is healing from, because I wanted her to face her own demons in the void of uncertainty. I rejected her. Soundly. Nearly completely. She had reached out to … [Continue reading]

Letters: A Hope

From: Me
To: Her
Subject: Re: Why?

I’m sorry I hurt you! The wounds don’t easily go away. The heart run deep. But there IS hope! It’s through being real and authentic, just like your letter. It’s through vulnerability, like your letter. And it is through love, peace, and acceptance in God’s presence and His redeeming promises that … [Continue reading]