In the early Church, Christians described their Creed, their summary statement of faith, as the symbolon, the “seal”, or “symbol of the faith”. In the ancient world, the Greek word symbolon typically described an object like a piece of parchment, a seal, or a coin that was cut in half and given to two parties. (Reminds me of a BFF necklace) It served as…

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I often wonder why I blog. Or why I’m so drawn to the blogger world. Or why I long for it, like the other day I said to myself, “Kacie your dreams are someone else’s reality” – get over it! It left me perplexed and to some extreme, disappointed, but oddly enough, blogging brings me joy. I see myself differently.…

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As I’m journaling my sons world series, I wanted to incorporate a pleasant little town we stayed in called Fairhope, Alabama. This small town provides a quality of life for the rich, and I had no idea what I was doing there. This intimate nature of a cozy community manifest a shopping experience like no other with streets full of…

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The dream … live debt free, join a monastery, live freely in prayer, live slowly in prayer, and live a simple prayer life. Over the last year, my grandmother has been going through the process of becoming a nun. Is she really going to do this? Is she really going to commit the rest of her life to a monastery?…

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