oh my gosh i thought i’d gotten rid of this guy because it’s been nearly a week that i’ve been ignoring his FB messages and now he pops up again asking how my weekend was and i’ve hardly ever seen him in rl, just in passing and we worked a few shifts together, so whaaaat the flip i thought it was pretty clear from my disinterested messages that I was.not.interested and daaammmit it’d be so handy to say oh yeah I went to [cool place here] with my boyfriend! Shoulda talked to that guy in church today. Silly Paige. Silly silly sillly silyy.y..y..yaisudhgsodhfahsdjashd.
I am just really excited about the fact that I’m excited for church. Except for when I lived in Ireland, it was all about routine for me and often a struggle to get out for. But the life and beliefs and community that this one has.. it makes me hopeful again. On another note, I know church shouldn’t be all about your level of excitement towards it… but it shouldn’t be a thing you just have to do either.
is it pirate day just a krispy kreme or everywhere? you’re a convincing pirate to me. :)
haha thanks friend! it was national talk like a pirate day but apparently KK is captialising on it this year by offering a free donut to anyone who talks like one, and a free dozen to people who dress up as well!
this is one crazy blessed week. i can’t believe i’m writing a letter thanking someone for their generous donation towards my education. one that covers my education that i was worried about paying plus some. this is so freaking unreal especially since it’s almost the middle of the semester but knowing and working at financial aid paid off for me.
plus. i won the study abroad photo contest. my face in the professional print publication of my university for study abroad. 2 interviews for newspaper and yearbook. is this real life??
every inch of this week has been screaming Look at what God does for you and how active He is down to the smallest details. Even with your wild imagination you couldn’t have orchestrated something that worked this well or was just so right for you.
"…I became fed up. Tired of waking up to depression, feeling foggy-minded all the time, knowing that my life wasn’t the way it was supposed to be. So I started to force myself to read the Bible first thing after waking up. I forced myself to pray because I needed to. And I force myself to look to…