I like to have my feet firmly planted on the ground. In fact, my biggest fear is practically anything that keeps that from happening . That includes roller coasters, skydiving, bungee jumping, zip-lining, etc. Any situation in which I'm not safe on the ground gives me anxiety and stress. I feel like I don't have … Continue reading Jump First, Fear Later
Back in October, I was driving home on a Sunday night after youth group at about 10 pm. I had turned onto my street and was planning on going straight when I decided at the last second to turn into the QT across the street for a snack. This is something I do about three … Continue reading Brian and Jamie
Why are you here? That was the main question posed throughout the book I just read called The Why Cafe. The Why Cafe was one of the most unique, eye opening books that I've read (not that I've read that many books). It's a book I'd highly recommend to everyone, so I don't want to … Continue reading The Why Cafe
I've held many different titles and filled many different roles throughout my life with various jobs and organizations. My favorite one of them all, though, has been as a core member with the St. Cletus youth group. A core member is basically a fancy way of saying adult leader. Serving as a core member for … Continue reading 3,2,1…Friendship Momentum!
It's that time of year again! It's time to come up with what I'm going to do for about half of Lent before I inevitably lose self control and revert back to my normal way of life. I swear I'm not being overly dramatic. That's legitimately what happens every single year. I'm always committed to … Continue reading Forty Days of Prayer
I had just gotten home from the Steubenville retreat with the youth group. Every Steubenville retreat is always an unbelievable experience and each one is totally unique. This one was no different. I was definitely on a "retreat high" where I was feeling alive and full of energy. I just wanted to be around St. … Continue reading Que Chivo!
What am I doing? That's the first question that came to mind when I actually started looking into making a blog. You see, starting a blog is something I never thought I'd do. In fact, it's something I never even considered. I always thought my reasoning was pretty simple: I'm just not all that interesting. … Continue reading And Here We…Go