Galatians 4:7

I remember sitting in my university’s ministry office when I first encountered this Bible passage. While in the thicket of an emotionally exhausting semester, I recall the sense of feeling calm and at peace with my life. Each word described where I was at in the middle of my first semester this year, and I […]


Begin Again

I was walking down the hall— eager to get my laundry in because it was Friday. (Friday is my laundry day). As I made my way to the laundry room in my dorm, I noticed my name had been erased on the whiteboard. Another girl was already putting her laundry in the washer I had […]



When I am struggling to let something go, I usually have to distance myself from the situation to take time to think. Following my breakup, I began to seek distance by talking with old friends from first semester again. Moreover, I began to meet new people and build new relationships. Before flying back to Washington, […]