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Eat Dessert First (Then Find Your Peace)

"What brings you peace?" It was another random line of questioning Adam* and I found ourselves exchanging via text. I was on my way back to D.C. after spending the weekend in Brooklyn. I glanced at my phone while nesting the latest issue of Vogue on my lap. My notifications alerted me of a new message while I looked out the bus window gazing at the New York ...

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When God Isn’t “Good”

The new job. The new spouse (or relationship). The new baby. The promotion (and/or raise). The illness that was suddenly cured. These are a few of the things we attribute to a loving God. This is the God we like; the one who opens the flood gates of heaven and pours out His blessings. And as we revel in the fruit of His heavenly gifts we tout that God ...

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What Do You See

I'm a huge fan of Humans of New York (HONY). The photography is beautiful, but what's most captivating is the way Brandon, the blog's creator and photographer, is able to humanize his subjects. In the many times I've skimmed through the posts I've found myself both laughing and moved to tears. Then, I'm awe-struck at how Brandon sees these individuals, not for ...

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Know Your Why

Lately, I've gotten a lot of questions about the pursuit of dreams and purpose. The most notable is how I've gotten to where I am, which is almost laughable when I think about how much further I have to go. This is a good question, though. We ask it when we look at people like Oprah, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerburg and Lupita Nyong'o. We want to know how, despite ...

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And We Have This Hope

"We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure."

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