How the “Great Disappointment” Gives Me Insight Into My Own

The past few years have been filled with multiple disappointments for me.  There was failing the bar exam multiple times.  The financial strain from the exams and getting licensed took its toll.  My love life had a series of false starts.  I suffered through insomnia.  I was depressed.  I struggled with anxiety.  I gained all … Continue reading How the “Great Disappointment” Gives Me Insight Into My Own

Thoughts for the Conclusion of 2015

I have no plans for my life. I did at one point, back in my younger, more ambitious, goal-oriented days. But now I don’t see the sense in making plans, especially if God has already got one and seems intent on letting it come to pass. Nowadays, my prayer is, “Whatever you want to do in my life, just help me not to be bitter. And Lord, help me get with Your program.”

But I also enter 2016 with (just an incy wincy) more faith, and a bit of reckless abandon to the plan God has for me, because He has already shown me that He exists and He can be trusted. Again. Even in 2016. Continue reading Thoughts for the Conclusion of 2015