Wilderness alone.

By Tiffany Deluccia My God does not lead me to the wilderness and leave me. He doesn’t equip me for one life and ask me to live another. My God doesn’t make promises He can’t keep or impart dreams to burst and let die forever. He is faithful. He is capable. He dreams dreams for…

How To: Combat Loneliness in 8 Steps

“God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved; God will help her when morning dawns. The nations rage, the kingdoms totter; he utters his voice, the earth melts.” Psalm 46:5-6 By Lydia Sellers I transferred to a new university this fall and was hit with deep loneliness as I tried turning foreign…

Until we know we’re not alone

By Tiffany Deluccia “And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers. Then fear came upon every soul, and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles. Now all who believed were together, and had all things in common, and sold their possessions and goods,…

Those who do & those who do not.

By Tiffany Deluccia Sometimes loneliness is about isolation. More often, in my experience, it’s about feeling like no one knows you or can relate to you on a truly intimate level of understanding. As Christ-follower, this feeling of loneliness has come up a lot in my life — if I moved to a new place,…

Burn to Memory Hebrews 12:1-2

UPDATE: So, this was the Burn to Memory verse back at the end of October, and the focus was on the “running the race with endurance” part. For this week, we’re focusing on the “since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses part.” Aaannnd, I just realized Trista had designed two separate mobile…

5 Reasons You Feel Alone

By Tiffany Deluccia God loves us. Big love. He has promised to never leave us. He has sown His love throughout the earth so that we can find community and experience a Kingdom built on His goodness. We should be drowning in love every day. We should feel the weight of this story, connected to…

Campus tears.

By Tiffany Deluccia I remember my first semester of college as a lonely time. My church of 12 years had just closed its doors, which left me searching for that sense of family. I had a great roommate whom I had known since childhood and my boyfriend lived in the dorm next to mine. Clemson…

Burn to Memory Deuteronomy 31:6

  Happy November! The leaves got gorgeous this week, did they not? We’re going to be focusing a lot on the fact that we are not alone and how to combat loneliness in November. As always, please share your thoughts in the comments on posts that speak to you! We all grow more by sharing…