Spring Is Coming to Russia

Russia. What went through your mind as you read that word? Bitter cold? Putin? Siberia? Incredible figure skaters? Each of us have feelings and emotions that are associated with certain words and places. When I hear the word “Russia,” the things that go through my mind are a bit different. My future home. Dreams. God’s call. […]

Captivated and Victorious

I am a raging war zone. My heart screams for a cease fire, while my head demands a body count. I have been condemned to no man’s land. My soul has acquired a Forlorn Hope, compiled of all the joy and strength I used to carry. This girl before you, she’s losing her sense and […]

The Purpose of Purpose in Our Lives

Purpose directs the decision making process of every person. In many senses, it is the steering wheel of our lives. Without any purpose, a car will steer aimlessly in whatever direction it feels compelled to go, but a car that is being driven intentionally will go in the direction you want and to the place it […]