"Where do you go to school?" "The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor." "Ohhhh, Baylor, wow!" "Uh, no, not Baylor." "Sic 'em bears!" "Well actually..." This is a conversation I have pretty much anytime I meet new people or go home. No one has heard of my little school (that I love). Those that have heard of… Continue reading Why I Chose to Attend a Private University
I am the vessel, Christ is my anchor.
*** A/N: This blog post is from the fall of 2016, when I began my fundraiser to go on a mission trip to the UK. Last summer (2017), God made that happen. I have been called to return this coming summer, so the sentiment of this post still rings true. The shirts mentioned in this… Continue reading A Faithful Challenge: I Have Been Called. 
Growing up in the church, I often heard people speak of their testimonies, or the story of their relationship with God, at church and camps, but it wasn't until fairly recently that I realized how much impact their words can have on me. Most preachers or church camp speakers mention their testimony… Continue reading The Testimony Effect
"Be still and know that I am God." -Psalm 46:10 You may have heard this verse a time or two, but here I am writing again and using it as my topic. This verse was the basis of our lesson at Chapel yesterday at UMHB. We had the honor of having Ben Davies,… Continue reading Learning to Be Still
"What's my motivation?" Actors often ask this in cliché TV shows when they want to know what emotion to portray- what makes their character act the way they act. While this example is quite silly, I know you've seen it at least once (or 80 times) on a sitcom or movie, the question is quite… Continue reading Motivation.