This summer has been such a quiet, still, slow time for me. Which to many, may seem boring. But it has been anything but- and actually, I’m not in New York, I’m in College Station. I am daydreaming about my favorite city not because I am unhappy about where I am now or worse- bored: Read More…
I figured it was time to give everyone an update on my day-to-day…. Recently, I posted this on instagram and I would like to add to it: Read More…
From the get-go, I failed at setting up emotional boundaries with particularly one my guy friends, my best friend. Through poor choices of being too open and emotional about my personal and spiritual life, I began to develop feelings for him. Read More…
Have you ever been told something 10 times by someone you love and spend time with and value; and then been told the same thing by someone you don’t even really know but when the person you don’t know tells you- it actually resonates with you? Read More.
When I was in 6th grade, there was a group of girls who I went to school with. We were best friends. We would go to each others houses, go hang out at the cool-go-to shopping center, we knew about one another’s love for Justin Bieber and the Jonas Brothers.. Read more.
Today is October 26th, aka the best day ever because it is a day that we get to celebrate the birthday of a man who has influenced my life, and many others, by being a direct representation of Jesus Christ… Read More.
I just want to start by saying, my name is Madison McGraw, and I am addicted to pleasing other people. I know, shocking. I know for a fact you’re as shocked as I was when I had the realization of my addiction a few months back. Read More.
My heart dropped to the bottom of my stomach, and I sat in class with a bundle of emotions raging inside of my body. (Yes, my body.) I felt my entire body tense up and stress out after I glanced down at a text message on my phone that left me feeling sad and alone. Read More.
As I sit in a very empty Starbucks, I am playing an actual soccer mom tonight (literally waiting to pick up my sister from practice) I am listening to the Starbucks baristas have a jam session and the empty room is filled with very-full laughter. Read More.
Not only does life become oppressive, but people around us become oppressive. Why? Because we are self-righteous people. We allow the devil to speak lies to us, “Well, they’re not suffering the same as me! There must be something wrong with me if I’m suffering like this. After all, I should be able to avoid this suffering, right?”or the alternative: Read More.
Alrighty friends, I signed off for the summer in my last post, however, I have had the amazing opportunity to say goodbye to the happiest place on earth (no, not Disney world) but K-Kauai and hello to the crunkest place on earth. Read More.
Today, as my best friend left College Station I am left to reflect on my year. Let me tell ya, the Lord moves people. It also left me to think about the next three months ahead of me. As most of y’all know, I am working at Kanakuk’s Family Kamp. Read More.