Learning to Love Me

Learning to Love Me

By Kaitlyn/Image: thoughtcatalog.com I've always wondered why it is so much easier to love all God's other creations than it is to love ourselves. I see other people and I just think what wonderful and beautiful creatures they are. I can look at a waterfall or a sunset and tell God how grateful I am for His creations. Meanwhile whenever I look in the mirror, I cringe and turn away. It's not just me either, it seems as though everyone has this kind of experience, or one similar to it. Why is that?…Read more …
Who Captains Your Ship?

Who Captains Your Ship?

By Kaitlyn B./ Photo Credit: Intermedia Imagine you are on a ship. The ship is large and unfamiliar to you. As you sail through a seemingly endless sea, storms often come. Many of these storms are almost too much for your ship to take despite the size and stability of it. The ship maker was very proficient, but despite the quality of the ship the only thing you can think while you attempt to navigate through the threatening waves is how inadequate your ship seems in the face of such large waves. It's impossible. What's…Read more …
On Your Own, But Not Alone

On Your Own, But Not Alone

By Kaitlyn B. With school starting up again I have been reflecting on all the changes this school year will bring, and all my new responsibilities. I have felt very overwhelmed and I've wondered how I will be able to keep up with my school work and all my extra curricular activities, and work, and between all that trying to find time to spend with family and friends. After one long day at school I decided I needed to take a step back and look at the big picture. What really matters? As I…Read more …