Candles & Jesus

Candles & Jesus

When I was 8 or 9 there was a huge storm in Albuquerque, and my parents expected that we would experience a blackout. My mom pulled out our huge box of candlesticks, and I rounded up every candle holder and jar candle I could find. My dad made sure we had lighters and...
Thanksgiving & Provision

Thanksgiving & Provision

Philippians 4:6-7 is a verse I know very well. It says, “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace...
Belong

Belong

Have you ever walked into a place and thought to yourself, “I belong here”? I have. I remember it very clearly, I walked into Holy Cross after a tough weekend and started to think about all of the people I have come to love at church and here in Dallas. I smiled to...
New

New

If you asked me, “Haley, describe yourself life in one word.”  New would be my answer. I have a new second job at Central Market. I am working with new people in a new environment. I’m balancing two jobs instead of one. I am doing new ministry. I have new hours. I am...
The Potter

The Potter

I was sitting in my office and took out Play-Doh as I was thinking about this last weekend. Play-Doh is the easiest to move and mold when it is new. It is more likely to stay put when you’ve had it a while. As I was molding this clay in my hands I was reminded of the...