Off to Camp…

What a week! I am so ashamed my blogging has not been consistent this past week. I have so many more thoughts to write about the Church and to finish my Losing a friend series. I also can't wait to blog about a new community that I am helping launch in the fall called Thrive!…

The Church pt. 2

I grew up in a very traditional Church. We had a HUGE organ. Our Pastors wore robes. Everybody wore their Sunday best. We sang hymns. We said prayers that I didn't understand. There was always donuts. There were kneelers. The wine was REAL!! We did the same thing every week... One day it dawned on…

The Church pt. 1

For 17 years I served the local Church with great amounts passion and energy. I believe to my core that I gave the Church the best of what I had to give. I was taught a strong work ethic as a child and I believe I brought that to the Churches I served at. And...it…

How to be a great friend…

It's no secret that I love my friends!It's no secret that I believe friendships and relationships are one of the most important parts of life. I love relationships. I love starting new ones and I love building into old ones. I believe that God created us to be in community with each other and because…