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My Friend Is Hurting.. How Can I Help?

May 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

I, like everyone else, have those wonderful moments when life slaps me upside the head. Not only is it hard on me, but it’s also hard for my family and friends to see me deal with. If they don’t do a sufficient job of being there for me, I tend to push them away. It’s not [read more...]

An Open Letter To My Persecutor

April 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

This is a very personal letter I wrote to the girl who persecuted me all throughout middle school. I encourage everyone to read this and pass it on. I know I’m not the only one who deals/dealt with this! – Maddy Agers I still remember what you did to me. I have dreams where I am [read more...]

Lecrae Talks Shaping Culture

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Are you ready to get your whole world rocked? I was trolling YouTube recently when I found a 45 minute video of Lecrae talking about culture. So, I watched it. Y’all — it changed the way I see our world. I really want you to see it. Please take the time to listen whole-heartedly to this [read more...]

Dear Taylor Swift — A Letter From Jamie Grace

April 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

Taylor Swift shared the horrible news that her mother has cancer about a week ago on Tumblr. Her fans have since been encouraging her and sharing their own personal experiences with cancer, which is a very uplifting thing to see. Outside of lifting her in prayer on my own, I’ve been keeping [read more...]

Hope in Your Headphones

April 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

When I went to Elementary and Middle school, I went to school in fear. I was so afraid to step off that big yellow bus each day because of the teasing that was almost certain to ensue. You see, I loved TobyMac and DC Talk – but everyone else thought I was crazy because Eminem and Lil’ [read more...]

What’s So Hard About Finding Friends, Anyway?

April 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

One of the most often-asked question I get these days (besides “Do you ever do school in your pajamas?”) is “So, how many friends do you have?” and it makes me cringe when I hear it, because I do not number my friends and base my friendship worth on how many of them I have. Plus, I really [read more...]

Keep On Dreamin’

April 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Last night I had one of those selfish moments that everyone has at one point or another. On a car ride home, I started thinking about passing up a big opportunity I’ve been given. I kept thinking “I am not qualified for this” and “maybe these dreams are just too big.” I ended the day [read more...]

HELP! I’m Stuck In The Friend Zone

March 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

First off, stop. Please. Recently, I reread this article on “the friend zone” (for the bajillionth time) from Lauren Demoss’s website, TheFullTimeGirl.com. I’ve been reading her blogs for a long time, and I especially love this entry because I’m on the same page as her on this subject. I [read more...]