Philippians 4: A letter to the Philippians (and probably every perfectionist)
Perfectionism is rooted in discontentment. I have realized that I feel most discontent during holidays. I told myself to pretend to be okay. I told myself I would never share my experience about my dad’s deportation. I told myself I would never address my sadness or singleness. Then the Lord said that his grace is sufficient for me and his power is made perfect in my weaknesses. Here is my story.
Jeremiah 29: A letter to the exiles
After moving to Mexico in 2010, I experienced brokenness and healing simultaneously. I kept quiet for six years about my dad’s deportation. Last fall semester, I was required to take a preaching class. I sensed the Lord telling me it was time… If I wanted to truly experience restoration, I would have to be vulnerable no matter how scared I felt. Last spring semester, I was given the opportunity and honor of preaching at my college. Here is my story.