To all my “Ruths”

To all my “Ruths”

So, February is undeniably all about love. Not just any love; romantic love, and around every corner! If I’m honest, as a single, young, twenty-something, it grates on my heart. It’s very easy to throw a pity party! “Woe is me, I’m all alone and everyone is in love...
Drop the carrot this January!

Drop the carrot this January!

January is always the month of new: new year, new you, new church series and so on. It also holds a special new for me; a new age. As I reflected on this new age, (I won’t tell you which) I started to think about my identity. Who is Haley? A realization struck me. For...
New Furniture, New Life in Jesus

New Furniture, New Life in Jesus

Many of you know that my mom and grandma visited me this Thanksgiving. It was wonderful! My mom got here a few days early and lovingly looked at me and said, “Honey, you have a lot of clutter. What do you think about doing some rearranging and paring down?” Now, at...
The Business of Resurrection

The Business of Resurrection

This past week in Dallas, we experienced a tragedy. Thankfully, we grieve only buildings and not lost lives. This is the first tornado that I have ever lived through and it is by far the most terrifying and unpredictable natural disaster. As I drove through the...
A Crash Course in Perspective

A Crash Course in Perspective

For those of you that don’t know, I experienced a major car wreck about a month ago. I tried to avoid the semi on my right, tried to avoid the wall on my left, and then lost control. I crashed into the semi, bounced off of him, spun at least once and then crashed into...