Finding Answers in the Rain//Guest Post by Emily Cummins

Friends, it is my pleasure to feature one of my talented friends on my blog today! I met Emily Cummins when she was a BRIO Girl candidate in the summer of 2007. (The BRIO Girl was a young woman who exemplified Christ-like behavior and the values of BRIO magazine. She...

HOW TO LOVE A FRIEND WHO’S WAITING

When I was in high school, I decorated my room in paper chains. With each passing day, the paper chains lost another link. My “regular” life felt soooooo boring. I was kind of invisible at my school. I went to my classes, took notes, and worked in the...

How to Be the Person Everyone Avoids

Are you too awesome for your own good? On your birthday friends line up at the front door, waiting to be the first to wish you well for the coming year. Your social media posts are always rewarded with likes upon likes upon likes. Going out in public becomes an...

The Opportunity of “No”

It’s no secret I’m a big Carolina Panthers fan. Ever since their inception in 1995 a couple years after my family moved to North Carolina, I’ve been a solid  supporter. I may not be able to identify each player by name or spout off statistics like my...