May 2015

The Parable of the Dirty Dishes

There once was a woman in a nearby house who washed her dishes every day. She washed her dishes after breakfast. She washed them after lunch. She even washed them after dinner. Some meals produced only a few plates and cups. Then there were the big meals with pots and pans to scrub and fine china to hand wash. Day after day, meal after meal, the woman washed her dishes sparkling clean. She dried [Read more...]

Do Your Gospel Thing

About a year ago I started processing where I have been, what my passions are, and what I dream for the future. I landed on writing. The best platform for a writer to practice and receive feedback is blogging. Here’s the thing about writing, blogging specifically: it is scary and hard. You write your best piece and expect it to possibly, maybe, pick up some steam or catch fire. What you get [Read more...]

Keep Trying to Meet Your Goals

After much reading and soul-searching, I started 2015 with a list of goals. Research reveals that about 36% of goal-setters will abandon their goals by Jan 31. In an effort to encourage us along and keep me accountable, I continue to update on how I am doing with my goals. At the start of each month, I list out the steps I need to take to reach each goal.  I selected a few to focus on [Read more...]