For your good & His glory

In the more recent months, I've learned more about myself than the years of my life prior, combined. This includes becoming aware of some personal characteristics (but actually, challenges) of mine, a couple of which have seemed to become more noticeable to me amongst all of the life changes I've had lately. For some reason … Continue reading For your good & His glory

Unraveling “The Joy Model”

The idea behind this particular blog post is simply to synthesize & share the practical model for cultivating joy created by Jeff Spadafora in his book, The Joy Model. I recently finished this "step-by-step guide" which I believe can help nearly anyone (including myself) in a determination to discover greater purpose in everyday life through an implementation … Continue reading Unraveling “The Joy Model”

A First Calling

Just two years ago, I had decided to switch from a Criminology major to an Oceanography major. Seeing as I ended up getting my degree in Recreation & am moving to the mountains, it's obvious that didn't last very long. When I first became a Recreation major, I really had no clue what I wanted … Continue reading A First Calling

Going All In For Jesus

Toward the end of last year my life changed in a significant way. My heart was broken and I had no idea what else to do but turn to Jesus. I've always been a Christian and grew up in the church, however I've never experienced the true peace that comes with a relationship with God … Continue reading Going All In For Jesus