Showing posts from July, 2016

He Gave Me Life

Today I decided to share with you a poem that I wrote recently as I looked back over the past years and how far I have come since then. This poem describes my personal journey with God and a bit I my testimony in a way. The poem is titled 'He Gave Me Life'. I really hope you like it! He told me he loves me,
But I didn't believe him.
He told me he saved me,
But I didn't care.
He told me he hears me,
But I didn't listen.
He told me he holds me,
But I ran.
Then He gave me love,
And I believed.
He gave me grace,
And I cared.
He gave me peace,
And I listened.
He gave me life,
And I lived. We each have a journey in life and mine has brought me through some tough times. But, now I can see that God was with me through it all and his love is above all things in my life. Now, because of it all, I am in a wonderful place living and growing each and everyday. Remember that through everything God is always there; looking over you, guiding you, strengthening you and protecting…

A Letter to Me

If I could say anything to the younger me this is what I would say... To the 5 year old me, You have the right to wear a bright pink skirts whenever you so desire! Sure wearing a skirt to go camping isn't practical, but you'll always look amazing...and cute. Trust me, it makes for very cute photos. Don't you ever give up on your dreams and don't listen or live for other people. You are a beautiful human being. Don't listen to the bullies and their words. Continue living to the fullest. Remember to just be the bubbly, fun loving kid you are for as long as you can without caring about other people's opinions. To the 10 year old me, You survived and came out stronger, congratulations. You will grow even stronger over the next years. And don't worry! Moving to Canada is not the end of the world. You will reconnect with the friends you are leaving behind and that bond you have to leave behind will be even stronger when you find each other again. And you will make …