Explaining Jesus

Explaining Jesus

This song kills two birds with one stone.  First, it perfectly puts words to some of my insecurities which is reflective in and of itself, but the secondly after Searcy explains these scenarios in which one may feel anxious, sad or guilty, he says, “I’m sorry no...
How to Be Yours

How to Be Yours

This song is one of my favorites.  It was one of the first songs I really resonated with.  As I mentioned before, I have been in a strange place with my faith.  Lost in this web of what I should do and what I want to do.  As a college student...
Meaning in the Music

Meaning in the Music

Music plays an influential role in many people’s lives, especially on a college campus.  Take a look around the next time you find yourself on University Ave, almost everyone’s got their headphones in and their heads down.  Chances are they’re probably...
Stressed out? 7 ideas to help

Stressed out? 7 ideas to help

Welcome back from spring break! I hope you had a great time away from school – or at least schoolwork. And welcome to the second half of the semester, where schoolwork, and life, start to feel a bit more challenging. This week, I want to share something I...
Feasting and Fasting

Feasting and Fasting

The Christian tradition identifies the sacredness of both feasting and fasting and appoints seasons for both of them. The Lenten Season, seven weeks leading up to Easter, is a season of fasting. We eat more simply, sometimes refrain from particular types of foods, and...
Gratitude or Appreciation?

Gratitude or Appreciation?

It’s Thanksgiving week! What’s your favorite part of the way you celebrate this holiday? Something you find on your plate? A traditional standby like turkey or mashed potatoes? Or maybe something particular to your own family of origin? Or perhaps, more than the meal,...