Counseling: Where to Start

"It is not about being fully healed and then starting your life, it is about embracing healing as a lifelong journey while allowing genuine connections to organically emerge along the way." Yung Pueblo art by SarahxDesign Cover art by SarahxDesign (@sarahxdesign) Motivation for Change In preparing for this post, I reached out to one of…

New Series: Mental Health Awareness Week!

"You cannot build a deep connection with someone who is disconnected from themselves." Yung Pueblo Series: Mental Health Awareness Week This week I am hosting a 5 day series on the blog for mental health awareness. Every night this week I am posting a new blog at 7pm central time! We will be discussing where…

My Reflections During Lent

“To sabbath is to observe what God does when you’re not doing anything.” Manuel Arteaga These past 6 weeks have been a time of intentional withdrawal from the daily routines of social media scrolling and seeking discernment over distraction. For Lent this year I gave up social media during the week. At first, it was really…

12 Meaningful Ways to Spend Time with Friends

“Connection is the energy that is created between people when they feel seen, heard, and valued–when they can give and receive without judgment.” –Brené Brown Hello friends! It has been a hot minute since I’ve posted on the blog. A few announcements: starting this month, I will be posting on Tuesday evenings. Also go ahead…

What if I want Jesus and nothing else?

"I need you More than the air that I breatheYou've captured my heart every beatYou're pulling me closer.""I Need You" by Matthew Harris and Kyle Lee Gateway Worship What does it mean to want Jesus and nothing else? This question has been on my heart after a worship service this past Sunday morning. It was…