When You Don’t Leave the House All Day

The car, the front door, and even shoes, are being neglected by me. This summer has provided me with many days where I don't need to leave the confines of my brother's house (where he and my sister-in-law have been kind enough to let me crash for the summer) and instead cocoon myself into its barriers. … Continue reading When You Don’t Leave the House All Day

The Truth About Rejection

At first, it sucks. After an hour, it still sucks. Some time later, it gets better. Supposedly. The sky swells as the sun abandons this side of the world, clouds block out the hope of stars. The cracked desert wonders why the rain never actually materializes. Even the moon seems hazy on the whys and … Continue reading The Truth About Rejection

Calling B.S. on Easy Callings

When attempting to inspire young adults like myself, many Christians have offered this quote from Frederick Buechner: “The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” This sounds wonderful doesn't it? But I'm calling out every pastor that has ever said this to me: stop sugar … Continue reading Calling B.S. on Easy Callings