When work feels like work

by Elisabeth Willard
aug26

I thought about titling this, “dream jobs are a myth,” but then I thought that might crush you too soon, or that you would think I am entirely pessimistic. But now that I said it out loud, we can talk about it… Dream jobs are a myth… Not because you can’t have a job you […]

Commit everything you do to the Lord

by Original Staff
Aug24

“Commit everything you do to the Lord. Trust Him, and He will help you.” Psalm 37:5 Imagine that in the morning you strap on an empty backpack. Lightweight. In just a matter of minutes you nearly forget its existence. As you go throughout the day, every worry that crosses your mind, every problem you run […]

The Place of Lack

by Stacey Welch
Aug20

Moments of rightful celebration for others have a funny way of bringing a megaphone and microscope to areas of lack, want, and pain in our personal lives. You’re at an engagement party and you leave happy for your friend, but a little sad, wondering when/if it will be your turn. You gleefully shower your sister […]

Less Than Perfect

by Original Staff
Aug17

We all want to be the best we can be but for many of us, the desire to be the best version of ourselves turns into a futile pursuit of perfection. We often equate success with perfection. The problem with perfection is that it is unrealistic. Only one person has ever led a perfect life, and […]