Soul Care Series: The Ones Who Love Us

To the ones who've held us while we've broken down into rivers of tears. To the ones who've come over to clean/cook/complete a daunting project in our time of need. To the ones who have brought their presence when nothing else is needed. And to the ones who have held our hand in crisis and … Continue reading Soul Care Series: The Ones Who Love Us

Soul Care Series: The New Normal

I Don't Belong Here How old were you when you first realized you weren't like anybody else? For me, it was definitely middle school. IĀ neverĀ felt like I fit in at all. I had friends, sure. But I always felt like an impostor in my friend groups. Like I was only around until they could find … Continue reading Soul Care Series: The New Normal

Faith Over Fear

2018 is proving to be quite a year already. After the past two years of unlearning all that I've held near, this year--at last--shall give me seeds to plant in place of all that was uprooted. Through the past few weeks, my husband and I (through many discussions, prayers, and tears) have moved to Jacksonville, … Continue reading Faith Over Fear

Why We Left Our Church: Q & A

Sorrow & Gratefulness Thank you to all of you who have resonated with my last blog post. Thank you for your kind words, retweets, re-posts, and many, many views--I am eternally grateful. In the aftermath of all the love, we did face some backlash to our position on why we decided to leave our local … Continue reading Why We Left Our Church: Q & A

Reflections: Why We Left Our Church

The Year That Had it Out for Me Just when you thought I only had one post for 2017...I have several. This year has been a game changer. Mentally, emotionally, physically, etc. etc. I mean, there's only a few days left and God is still not done teaching me about myself. (Can a sista catch … Continue reading Reflections: Why We Left Our Church