College, Lifestyle

10 retro skills every modern gal should learn

Despite my love for vintage fashion, I don’t wish it was the 1950s again. But there are so many things we can learn from people in bygone times. I would love to see some of the skills of yesteryear revived, for men and women, and since I’m a college girl I’ll be targeting my ideas specifically towards that demographic. Re-learning…

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Faith

Charge up your daily walk with Jesus + giveaway!

Especially this time of year, with finals and term papers upon many of us, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that every part of our lives has been redeemed by Jesus for his glory and the good of others. If you’re drifting away from that radical, daily transformation that grabbed you at the beginning of your faith journey,…

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What do we know for certain about Heaven?

As I’ve been discussing so far in this series on heaven (see the first two posts here and here) there are a lot of misconceptions out there even amongst Christians about what the afterlife will really be like. But if I’m going around saying that many of us are on the wrong track, I’m certainly obligated to explain what I…

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What we should really think about heaven

There’s an older country song that says “Everybody wants to go to heaven, beats the other place there ain’t no doubt, everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to go now.” Perhaps that’s a bit of an over-generalization, but I’ve been amazed how many people, even believers, have just a vague notion of heaven. While we agree that…

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What will heaven really be like?

Have you ever really sat down and thought about heaven seriously for a little while? I did this recently, and I realized how little I actually know about the place I’m expecting to spend eternity in. Once I started to do a little digging, I realized that much of what I thought wasn’t even factual. Since I’ve begun to learn…

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College, Health

How to avoid colds and sickness in college

I tend to write more about emotional and spiritual wellness than physical health, but as we all know, the three are connected, and college can be a major challenge to each one. I want to share a few tried-and-true pieces of advice that I picked up from others or discovered myself in college, to keep you as cold-free as possible!…

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Faith

What we should all be doing on Valentine’s Day

Just about everyone who is not in an adorable relationship is sick of hearing about Valentine’s Day. The collective users of social media have seen enough photos of brunches for two, romantic candlelit dinners, and couple selfies involving some sort of heart shape made with arms or hands. So content creators and social media users alike have started to rebel.…

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