Posts tagged worship
For the Girl with the Mental Illness

“You just need to trust God more. This is something that can be resolved with prayer.” I’ve lost count of the times I have been told this or something along those lines. I’ve been told to be a better Christian, have more faith, change my lifestyle, exercise more, drink more water. And I know you have, too. Being a woman of faith while dealing with a mental illness is beyond frustrating.

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Finally: Tips for Finishing the Semester Strong

Twinkling overhead, the lights in my dorm remind me of a coffee shop. Rolling out of bed an hour before class, I pick out a dress for work. My roommate lets me borrow her lipstick, the shimmering one from the mall. A text arrives from my mom, with encouragement for the day. Airy sunlight streams into the room. I want to dance my way to class. It’s Freshman year.

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