Tagged with college transition

In College, I Made Mistakes

I’m sure I’m alone in this, but in college, I made mistakes.  A decade later, I went to Pepperdine and told them three of them.  If you’d like to know what they were, you can watch the video below. (Also, the talented spoken word artist near the end is Demi McCoy. I told ya’ll, I … Continue reading

Dear Freshman Self

Dear Freshman Self

As college classes get off and rolling, I remember moving into Clark P eleven (now 13!) years ago, excited, and fully expecting college to be as awesome as everyone promised.  But if I could go back to my 18 year old self and tell her a few things about starting off at college, I’d say … Continue reading

Tribe

Tribe

I sat on the patio at Peet’s/Noah’s on South Lake in Pasadena, one of my happy places.  It was 71 and sunny, as it should be on February 4th in L.A.  The Santa Ana’s had just come through, so the view of the mountains was as unobstructed as possible. While Flop snuffled for bagel crumbs, … Continue reading

Church Field Trips

The world did not stop, and important stuff like lifelong faith is as good a place to remember that as any. Part three of my three part series on helping youth group seniors transition to college is over at the StickyFaith.org blog today.  Just click the link to read it.  And, for obvious reasons, I … Continue reading

Guest Blog at StickyFaith.org

Today, I’m a guest blogger over at the Fuller Youth Institute’s Sticky Faith blog.  I’ve written a three post series on some things our church did to prepare graduating seniors for the college transition.  Thanks for checking it out!