Category: Autobiography

Expectations

It’s a heavy word, representing a stringent kind of hope. Expectations reflect a mind choosing a certain set of outcomes and leaving little space for any other possibilities. Expectations can bring excitement and anticipation, but they can also lead to frustration and claustrophobia. Expectations… Continue Reading “Expectations”

A Confession, a Soul Song, and a Blessing

Dear you, There were many ways I was going to start this post. I thought about the angel host and their audacious message to the shepherds, “Glory to God in the Highest and on earth, peace, good will toward men.” I spent a whole… Continue Reading “A Confession, a Soul Song, and a Blessing”

FINDING IDENTITY: AN EIGHT TRACK

Music symbolizes the cultures that shaped me–my coming of age can be told in eight tracks.

Soul Songs 6: How Deep the Father’s Love for Us

God calls us to lean heavily in His direction, and that’s terrifying; but I suspect, that’s just where God wants us.

The Truth, that Haunting All My Days

Malika I sought the truth for many days And wandered many long and traceless paths In search of what I could not name, Until I stumbling came at last Down on my knees And there I turned and looked And there He stood The… Continue Reading “The Truth, that Haunting All My Days”