“Now say ‘I am beautiful.’” A halfhearted chorus echoed the bubbly African American female detention center chaplain as girls huddled around lunchroom tables in matching purple shirts and khaki pants, lips and ears pierced, with ebony skin and their dark hair decorated in cornrows. A girl who had just received Christ slouched in her seat … More Reckoning

Friday Thoughts

I’ve encountered so many things this season. I’m not sure if words can even adequately express all I’ve gone through. It’s been a beautiful season, but I never realized that the most beautiful moments come out of pain, that when you’re starving and dying of thirst in a desert, and you seek God desperately, you … More Friday Thoughts