church pt. 2

so here's something you probably didn't want to know about me - my grandparents are in a cult. the name of the not-so-lovely cult is Falun Gong (or Falun Dafa). Wikipedia defines Falun Gong as a Chinese spiritual practice that combines meditation and qigong exercises with a moral philosophy centered on the tenets of Truthfulness, …

trinity anglican mission

(Note: I learned some more stuff about Trinity today and that is in bold) As promised, I visited Trinity Anglican Mission last night. It was actually a really good day; I was able to spend the afternoon hanging out downtown before Trinity and Grace So a little background on Trinity:¬†They were originally a Vineyard church, …

the Parish

Recently, I have become very interested in the Anglican tradition. Ironically, my former roommate started going to a church called the Mission Chattanooga after going on a backpacking trip with them. I was intrigued by the church (and Anglicanism), but I just thought of it as weird. I had heard of Anglican churches before, but …

church pt. 1

going to church has been a big part of who I am. growing up, it was¬†expected to go to church. if i ever protested, or wanted to sleep in, my parents would claim that i was going to hell for not wanting to go to church. the concept of hell frightens everyone, much more an …

home.

I've lived in the same house for most of my life up until I left for college, and I would indeed call Park Creek Drive my "home". However, after being at Covenant for two years now, I would consider Chattanooga, TN my home. I decided a few days ago to leave my internship two weeks …