How the Story of Florence Foster Jenkins Can Encourage Us in Christian Worship

Average read time: 3-5 minutes. Have you ever heard the (very true) story of Florence Foster Jenkins? Long story short, she was a wealthy philanthropist who absolutely loved to sing, even though she couldn’t, and created a musical career for herself out of her poor voice. Most people attended her performances and purchased her recordings … More How the Story of Florence Foster Jenkins Can Encourage Us in Christian Worship

On Being Beautiful

Average read time: 5 minutes. There is beauty that is born, beauty that is made, and beauty that is cultivated.* We can make our beauty, even if it isn’t born. Snapchat filters can bulge your eyes out, add makeup, and make your face glow. Instagram filters can hide acne scars and cellulite thighs. On top … More On Being Beautiful

The Saddest Week

Average reading time: 5 minutes. I sit here and I think as I write this that I am not an authority on anything. I probably shouldn’t be writing this. I am a blue-eyed, blonde-haired, heterosexual white female in my late twenties and have never experienced institutionalized racism/discrimination (and never will). I have that privilege. Although … More The Saddest Week