Why Do We Have Free Will?

This is a more serious post than usual for this blog, but it is part of my “days.” 🙂 I wrote this essay for school, and my mom (who is also my teacher) helped me edit it after I turned it in. It’s about the existence of evil and free will. Let me know what […]

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An Interesting Essay

Lately, I’ve been writing scholarship essays. Fun stuff, right? 😉 Well, I though you guys might find this one interesting. The question was, “What is the importance of civic engagement and service learning?” “Civic engagement” and “service learning” are good practices in themselves, but they seem to be associated with progressive education and possibly socialism. […]

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I’m Not Ready

Last week, I talked to a missionary couple that my family is good friends with. If you didn’t know, I want to be a missionary, and I believe that is God’s calling for my life. These missionaries have been on the field for years, and I trust their advice, so I asked them to do […]

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Quotes about Joy to Uplift You

I don’t know about you, but I don’t always feel like I have that Christian joy I’m supposed to have. Sometimes I can feel too busy or too tired to be joyful. But what is joy, really? Happiness is untested delight. Joy is delight tested. – Jack Hyles Although the fig tree shall not blossom, […]

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God’s Remedies

God is such a good God – I think if we just lived as he intended for us to live, we wouldn’t suffer many of the physical and mental problems that we experience. Science has proven that things God provided naturally have many health benefits. However, in our modern world, sometimes we miss out on […]

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Christmas Decorations 2019

My home always looks very festive this time of year, thanks to my Christmas-crazy mom. 🙂 I do love all her decorations, and I think this year they are especially beautiful. Here are shots of only some of the displays. It would have taken me hours to get pictures of them all! Here’s my room! […]

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Macro Succulents

I was able to buy a new macro lens! For my birthday, I received money toward a lens. After some research, I decided on a Canon EF 100mm F/2.8. I scoured eBay for a long time to find an affordable one, and I finally did! I am so thankful to have gotten it, and it […]

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