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Follower of Jesus Christ. Lover of people. Lover of animals. High Point University graduate. Appalachian State graduate. High school English teacher. AXΩ.

The Best is Yet to Come

Holy cow, I haven't blogged since APRIL. Needless to say, life got hectic.

I threw a bridal shower, got busy at work with all the end-of-year craziness, was in a wedding, got a summer job, went to Orlando for AXO convention, went to San Antonio and fell in love with Texas, went to the Outer Banks... and I'll go more into detail about all these things later. But I've been too busy to do two of the most important things in my life - spending time in Boone and writing! I'm making time to write this morning because a particular verse from the Bible has kept popping up in some shape or form. Philippians 3:13 has been on my mind so much for the past week and a half. Everywhere.

"Forgetting the past and pressing on to what lies ahead"
I'm all about the past, so this verse has been challenging and wonderful for me lately. I've had a tendency to judge people on their pasts, to dwell on my past decisions and wonder "what if?", to experience nostalgia s…