Forget about what society’s telling you for a bit. Think of the future as not an opportunity to add more things to your resume, but the time to explore this ginormous playground God’s created for us. You study for your exams because you actually want to know more about whatever you’re studying. You write your papers because you just can’t wait to put all of your excited blabber into words. It’s not meant to be stressful. It is an adventure.
ohmygosh. this song is like a huge tub of chai and i can’t stop drinking from it.
It won’t be in vain
To swallow all your pain
And learn to love what burns
And gather courage to return
Faces in the crowd
Faces in the crowd will smile again
And the devil may cry
The devil may cry at the end of the night
Devil May Cry (‘Catching Fire’ Soundtrack)
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Something my pastor just posted and a sturdy reminder.
While I’m not doing something as cool as church-planting, for everything we do fail in:
"We should stop saying its not a failure. Instead what we should tell each other and ourselves, is that even if we fail, we will be ok. It does not change our relationship with the Father, and that is way more important than planting a church. Or starting a business. Or getting a law degree. Or anything.”
Scientists have always been trying to figure out what they’re for.
I think tears happen when something hits your raw. Tears happening, to show the world and yourself that something is pouring out from the deepest innards of your soul. Something has been hit - brushed or punched - something has been hit.
This year, I am seeing just how ugly I can be.
Today we were having a critique in our photography class. I had taken pictures of my signature sunflower headpiece in various settings and I ended up with four photos. After talking about my composition and things for a bit, he said, “So, this might be a bit of a stretch, but the way you sequenced these photos appear telling to your character.