Hi friend!

My name is Theresa, and I am a twenty-something year old navigating a life filled with goodness and beauty within teaching, being a wife and mom, creating art, reading, writing, drinking coffee, and seeking truth. 

Litany of Purpose

Litany of Purpose

From these, deliver me, please. 

From complacency. 

From the habit of procrastination. 

From the desire to put off what is meaningful.

From gravitation towards distraction.

From the tendency to complain.

From the disposition of meddling.

From wasting time.

From disdaining the mundane but needed duties of my calling.

From convincing myself that I am failing.

From seeking instant gratification.

From giving up often.

From constant worry.

From being intellectually stagnant.

From being lukewarm of heart.

From avoidance.

From the pressure of tomorrow.

From feeding my insecurities.

From the poison of comparison.

From loathing hard work.

From burying my potential.

From not speaking the good in others.

From not seeking what is transcendent in all things.

For these, light a fire within me, please. 

To move with purpose. 

To pray sincerely.

To walk with grace.

To seek what is holy in everything. 

To appreciate what is beautiful in everything. 

To treat every human as Yours. 

To encounter truth with passion.

To combat temptation with fervor. 

To work hard.

To rest well.

To appreciate leisure. 

To take care of myself. 

To nourish my soul.

To practice virtue.

To plan intentionally.

To act accordingly. 

To be spontaneous.

To be creative.

To apologize quickly. 

To speak the good.

To run towards You.

To thank You.

To seek and notice You in all things.

To live through the lens of what is eternal.

To love and delight in You. 

On Aesthetics and Wanting

On Aesthetics and Wanting

Summer Goals

Summer Goals