A sorority girl goes to seminary.


“Our personal history powerfully impacts what and how we fear” (Newbell, Fear and Faith, p.51)  On February 9, I began my journal, “That moment when you realize that your struggles … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

30 By 30

#Bekahs30by30 I will be turning 30 on June 13, 2015…with mixed emotion. On the one hand, “30” is such a legitimizing year; it feels really adult and accomplished. On the … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

This Mighty Rushing Wind

We’ve been teaching through Acts for the past few weeks at Oaks Church Raleigh and tomorrow we’ll be in Acts 5. As I’ve worked on creating the kids’ lesson packets during these past few weeks, it’s … Continue reading

May 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Random Pink Sprinkle

“Professional ministry” never crossed my mind. Though I grew up in the church and though a lot of my friends in college were pastors or pastors’ wives, it never clicked … Continue reading

May 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Prayer Famine

It’s been a really rough quarter for me. For my blog readers, I think this has been evidenced by my lack of posts (I’ve discovered that when things are crazy, … Continue reading

May 17, 2014 · 2 Comments

Desperate for the Church

I have been richly blessed by several women in my life. From my family to friends who have become like family, I have a wonderful, soft, safety-net of women who … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Dog Theology: Come Sit With Me

Sometimes God uses the most random, little things to get my attention. Last week while I was home for Christmas, the little thing He used was my puppy, Gracie Lou. … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

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