• Quote,  Religion

    Mere Christianity

    “He [a Christian] does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us; just as the roof of a greenhouse does not attract the sun because it is bright, but becomes bright because the sun shines on it.” – C.S. Lewis

  • General

    The Cusp

    What I’ve Done Two more weeks until the end of the year. What have I accomplished and learned? Well, I quit my job in January, I’ve traveled around the world, visited a friend in need of support, said hello to my grandmother -who doesn’t know her son has passed away, spent more time with my kids than I thought I would be able to enjoy (but I’ve enjoyed much and most of it), volunteered in my kid’s classroom and got to observe and appreciate what teachers really do for our children, volunteered in support of asylum seekers, spent more time with my mother. This is What I’ve Learned I learned…

  • General

    Let’s Go!

        In the beginning of every year, social media is flooded with blogs, vlogs, tweets about change and conquering bucket lists and goals. The risk one takes in making these goals is failure, even if the goals aren’t made public. But most humans recognize their personal deficiencies and have a desire to improve themselves. It’s heartening to know that most of us are inherently ambitious and though that may seem like a negative if played out that way, it also means we are naturally goal oriented, seeking improvement of ourselves and the world around us.  I’m starting this blog to keep me accountable in ensuring I continue to pursue…