2016: The Year of Moving On

In a short while, we will kiss 2015 goodbye and say hello to 2016. How does this make you feel? Are you overcome by excitement, paralyzed by uncertainty and fear, or discouraged by last year's performance? Personally, I feel all three. Somehowย in my jungle heart, all three emotions found room.     How would you … Continue reading 2016: The Year of Moving On

Don’t Follow Your Heart; Guard It!

June 17, 2015. About 8 AM after I finished my daily quiet time and Bible meditation, I opened my planner and took out my pen. Instinctively, I began writing bullet points of the activities I planned on accomplishing that day.ย Cook lunch. Exercise. Cook dinner. Short prayer time. BLOG! Clean Mom's bathroom. And a bunch of … Continue reading Don’t Follow Your Heart; Guard It!

You are Insignificant but Dearly Loved

"What is man that You take thought of him, and the son of man that You care for him?" (Psalm 8:4) Three weeks ago, I celebrated my 21st birthday in one of my favorite cities: New York City. My Dad, brothers, uncle, and I went to Liberty Island and paid Lady Liberty a visit. She … Continue reading You are Insignificant but Dearly Loved

Take The Plunge!

The most thrilling part of my TALAMazing adventure happened exactly five weeks ago, when I went to Six Flags Magic Mountain--for the very first time! I first heard of Six Flags Magic Mountain through my childhood best friend, Deuel. He and I absolutely loved roller coasters! After he let me watch his DVD about Six … Continue reading Take The Plunge!