One of my favorite things to do in the world, is explore the city of Houston. I grew up here, in the suburbs, but now that I live within the city limits, I take every opportunity I can to enjoy all that it has to offer. To be honest, Houston has changed a lot over […]
I, for one, love social media. I spend an exorbitant (see: large) amount of time on a few different networks. It’s actually a problem that I’m working through, but that’s another post for another day. I mentioned it, because – one of my favorite things to do, especially on Twitter & Instagram, is look at […]
There is no better remedy for the mundane, than traveling and experiencing a new space. It gives you the opportunity to recharge, and if you’re like me, it gives you the creative spark that you need to regain your focus. It’s even better when you can do it with friends. I got the opportunity to […]
I’ve got to admit that I am tired. Emotionally drained would be an understatement at this point. In this season, and political climate, we’ve been witnessing a lot of things that are forcing us to examine ourselves, and not in a way that we really want to. When I think about the police killings of […]
Dealing with trauma online can be taxing. We live in a 24hr news cycle and more often than not, the news is not positive. To be honest, while dealing with yet another instance of police brutality with the death of Alton Sterling, I had to employ several of these strategies to find a place of […]
I’ve started treating my birthday like a personal New Year. It’s an opportunity for me to reflect, re-focus, and show gratitude for the progression that’s been made over the course of the last year. In the months between turning 26 and turning 27 – so many things have occurred that set me up to be […]
3 months agoby iamandreabrownobligatory tunnel selfie. glad to have gotten a chance to support my students at #MFAH today - their photography is featured in the #eyeonhouston exhibit at the museum! more in my instastory. - also testing out the brand new Google Pixel... The camera quality is redic!
1 month agoby iamandreabrownthe only One with out sin paid the penalty for me, on the cross. spit on. whipped. beaten. stretched. nailed. died. the cost was paid, the veil was torn, my access was granted. thankfully death was not the end… it was the beginning. the empty tomb signifies a risen savior. life eternal. a point of joy. a reminder that my treasures are not here - they’re stored and waiting. the empty tomb is a representation of my faith…knowing that the Son’s sacrifice was sealed and approved by the Father reminds me that its finished. the debt was paid, in full.…