Alysia’s Journal

15
Dec

Modeling?

 (November 9, 2005) You are not reading a blog. You are watching a very short movie. .. This is a story about a girl whom you know—the girl named Alysia. […]

02
Dec

You’re Here To Learn

September 15, 2004 School is a very humbling experience. I pressure myself to be an honor student. But the Father keeps reminding me, “Just give your best for Me.” He […]

23
Nov

Glory And Honors

(December 2, 2004/ 6:55 am) Oftentimes, I would get so caught up in the praises of the people that I forget the credit belongs to my Maker. In school, for […]

16
Nov

Thoughts On Heaven

  November 5, 2005 My mentor emailed me today to encourage me. I think it’s something that many of us often forget but need to remember: “Yes, what we are […]

09
Nov

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange is an exciting movie that thrills you, entertains you, and challenges you. While watching it, I couldn’t help but pray in worry and in awe. Just a brief […]

07
Nov

Too Noisy

‘My world has become too full of noisy thoughts,’ it suddenly occurs to me, as I scroll down facebook looking at updates, shares, and shoutouts. I close facebook. But I […]

03
Nov

The Xia Pu “Mis-adventures”

“Where are we?” I groggily asked Jordan, my vision still blurry. “Still in the same place.” “WHAT?! You mean we haven’t moved?!” I was wide awake this time. I sat […]

29
Oct

The Green Monster

The ugly monster called envy reared its ugly head yet again. My husband Matthew and I have been struggling with possible financial losses because of a misunderstanding with a client […]

02
Oct

Is this the Best? Or 2nd Best?

  I began to worry that I have enrolled in the wrong school. Initially, I felt God’s peace about the school that I chose but as I began to look […]

21
Sep

On Homesickness

I woke up dreaming of home again and felt the gnawing emptiness of being away from family and friends. I was so moody that day; keeping my thoughts to myself […]

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