Archive of ‘Courage’ category


by Stacey Welch

“You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do people light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, and it gives light to all in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may […]

Run through fear

by Stacey Welch

Six years ago I volunteered to pass out water on the route of Cincinnati’s Flying Pig Full and Half Marathon. Witnessing people run 13.1 or 26.2 miles was one of the most inspirational things I have ever seen. It brought me to tears as I cheered for random strangers, knowing they were doing something so […]

Beautiful girl, you can do hard things.

by Original Staff

Let’s have a moment of honesty: easy is almost always more appealing than difficult. Even just the IDEA, the very thought of doing something hard is intimidating! It’s uncomfortable…unnerving…overwhelming…brings about insecurities…it can be the unknown…stretching us…calling us out of our comfort zones…it will cause us some temporary pain…make us uncomfortable…hard things are just that…HARD! But, […]

I’m dating Netflix!

by Darlene Fiedler
new girl- sad TV watching

Hello lovelies! Here at Original we have some incredible people on the team, and without them, Original would not happen! Let us introduce you to Darlene: our incredible intern… you are going to love her practical lessons in friendship! – It seems so simple. Natural. But making friends is not something that always came naturally […]