If you're like me, you jam. And lately, a good jam for me has been 'No Roots' by Alice Merton. And it strikes me as somehow familiar, because it feels like my 2016. At the beginning of that year, I prayed to God for a word or an intention, and 'roots' is what I got.… Continue reading I’ve got no roots.
Today is World Breast Pumping Day, and it’s so sentimental to me that my youngest babe is also one month old today! *if breast feeding/pumping/breast milk weirds you out, do not proceed - there, you've been warned, ha!* Just a little back story: after my daughter (my first child) was born, I really wanted to… Continue reading World Breast Pumping Day + me.
For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord. (Romans 8:38-39 NIV) Of all the things… Continue reading this is me.
"In Romans chapter 6 verse 2 Paul refers to "the believer died to sin.” In verse 6, however, the old self is "crucified" - a slow and agonizing form of death. The " body of sin" is not suddenly wiped out, but gradually rendered powerless. This metaphor describes a struggle that continues throughout a believer's… Continue reading constant death.
Never tell me I can't do it. To me, I danced With two hearts. And I breathed With four lungs. To me, I've been ice Fire and wind. I've taken In my belly The weight of two worlds, And I have born Life is screaming. That I embraced To sadness without fear. And I cried… Continue reading never tell me I can’t. | a poem by Eva López Martinez
There are a plethora of blogs and articles out there right now about Lauren Daigle's recent interview, during which she was asked if she "felt" homosexuality is a sin. And people are irked by her answer. She said, "I can’t honestly answer on that, in the sense of I have too many people that I… Continue reading Lauren Daigle’s answer doesn’t bother me.
“Some people will never like you. Because your spirit irritates their demons.” I know full well that I am not everyone’s cup of tea. Sometimes I am too ambitious, too forward, too optimistic, too bubbly, too casual, too... whatever. Some of those things are a lack of sensitivity on my part, I admit it, and… Continue reading some people will never like you.