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Life Lessons from Curly Hair

“Miss Becca, your hair is undisciplined.” It was a summer afternoon many years ago, and the small (straight-haired) damsel I was babysitting was clearly a bit disturbed by the effects of the humidity on my curly tresses. I laughed. I... Continue Reading →

Middle Age: Friend or Foe?

My birthday is in the first week of January, so the start of each new calendar year coincides with the start of a new age for me as well. This year, I hit not only a new decade, but a... Continue Reading →

A New Season

  Back in college, I was part of a ministry that is now called Cru. It was a wonderful avenue for my spiritual growth, and when I graduated, I decided to spend a year in Asia working with Cru to... Continue Reading →

The Best Drink Ever

I have a love affair with sugar.  Not just desserts, although chocolate chip cookies and brownies are at the top of my favorite foods list, but with drinks too – namely, Coke and Starbucks iced chai. Sometimes, just to make... Continue Reading →

What Makes a Man a Superhero

  Midnight last night found my husband cleaning out my bathroom sink for me, clogged up by my curly tresses. It’s an icky job, and it requires some handyman work. We should have started the process earlier, of course, but... Continue Reading →

Life Lessons from Atlanta’s Driving Culture, Part 2

One of the beautiful things about this life is that the mundane things point us to God. Sometimes, it’s the beauty of my back deck garden. With all the rain we’ve been getting lately, it has grown full and luxurious,... Continue Reading →

Me and Big Bro

I would consider myself a Bible nerd. That is to say, from a young age, I was the kid who knew all the right Bible answers, and I was very proud of that fact - like in a prideful, judgey... Continue Reading →

Life Lessons from Atlanta’s Driving Culture

When I first started this blog, I wanted it to be more comprehensive than just Bible stuff.  The Bible is glorious, wonderful, and the clearest revelation that we have from God about God. But everything in life ultimately points us... Continue Reading →

Life ain’t Easy: Learning to Trust

  Trust in the Lord will all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways, acknowledge Him, And He will make your paths straight. ~ Proverbs 3:5-6 (KJV and NIV mashup) When I was in high school,... Continue Reading →

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