Boasting in Weakness

The latest in our Creates series features an interpretation of heritage and how our self-perceived ‘weaknesses’ may just be the best things about us. For That’s What She’s theme on Heritage, I drew an image of Inuyasha contrasting his human form and demon form.  If anyone is familiar with the character Inuyasha, he struggles with his identity as half-human and […] Read More

quietBrave

We’re so excited to share the first piece in our newest ‘Heritage’ series by finding strength and inspiration in the past. Read below as our dear friend Julie paints a beautiful picture of our identities shaped by the bravery that shines through the humblest of moments. ‘quietBrave’ A term I coined because brave does not require flashy, which is good […] Read More

Worth It All

worth it all

“Will it hurt?” This used to be a frequent question of mine, though I phrased it differently over the years. “What will this cost me?” “What’s at stake?” “Who will I lose?” “Will this be worth it?” In my younger days, if any of those questions produced an undesirable answer, then off I’d go, as far away as possible from […] Read More

Reaching for Hope

Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. And hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit, who has been given to us. You see, at just the right time, when we were […] Read More

Finding Him in the Valley

I lift my eyes up to the mountains Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, The Maker of heaven and earth. (Psalm 121) As I wound my way through the Yosemite valley my heart was pounding in my ears, breath faintly visible with every exhale in the chilly January afternoon. The only audible sounds were […] Read More