Age: 20… but 21 on the 3rd of January!
Grade: Jr. in college
Hair: Dirty blond and turning brown.
Eyes: Mostly green?
Shirt size: M-XL… lately I’ve been into oversized or ‘flowy’ styles.
Pants size: 8
Shoe size: 12! Call me big foot : )
Favorite color: Green–but the good, deep, foresty, but slightly blue hued kind of green.
Favorite movie: Pride & Prejudice! Although I recently watched 500 Days of Summer, and it’s in competition for the #1 spot… I think another viewing is in order!
Favorite TV show: Revolution. …Imagine if the world’s power supply really did get cut off!
Favorite band: I’m horrible with remembering names… Vicky Beeching, Macklemore, Ed Sheeran, The Shirelles, Lateeya.
Favorite book: Spooky, of course! Imaginary Jesus by Matt Mikalatos, The Irresistible Revolution by Shane Claiborne, Jesus of Suburbia by Mike Erre, Love Does by Bob Goff, Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austin…just to name a few.
For fun I like to: Write songs about my roommates, play basketball at the rec center (yes, I ball with and dominate the boys ; )), drink tea, read books, cook breakfast for dinner and invite all of my buddies over, doodle, explore the city, pop tags at thrift shops, grab coffee with friends, play giant chess at the park, eat froyo with my pals, sew.
Have you ever had a boyfriend? I’ve never even held hands with a boy!
Do you have a best friend? Yeah : ) She’s pretty awesome.
On a scale of 1-10 (1 being low, 10 being high) how would you rate:
Your relationship with your mom: 8.82
Your relationship with your dad: 8.82
Your relationship with your siblings: brother a: 9.2, brother b: 8.23
How hard you try in school: 5-10 (It ranges)
How hard you work at home: 6
How involved you are in church: 8.41
What do you like to do for fun?: 9.5? I enjoy what I do…
What do you want to be when you grow up?: Something awesome! I’m mulling over some options while dreaming up some more. For example: Globe-trotting English teacher; basketball /volleyball coach, jr. high Math teacher; help run an orphanage; blogger; author; Bible translator/church planter… the possibilities are endless!
What is a book you really want to read right now?: All four gospels with a fresh, preconception-less mind; Knowledge of The Holy by A.W. Tozer; Multiply by Francis Chan; a bibliography on Mother Theresa; Church for the Fatherless by Mark E. Strong, El Caballo y el Muchacho by C.S. Lewis. I would also like to finish Hipster Christianity by Bret McCracken and Screw Tape Letters by C.S. Lewis (probably also one of my fav’s). So many good books out there : )
Where is somewhere you would love to travel?: Latin America, Ireland, Europe, New Zealand, SE Asia, the Mediterranean… the world.
How long have you been a Christian? Since third grade, but it seems that I progressively understand and embody the term more fully as life goes on.
How often do you read your Bible? Everyday! …mostly.
What’s the hardest part about being a Christian? Loosing your life. We are a very selfish species.
What’s your favorite Bible verse? Matthew 16:25, Isaiah 58:9-10
Any words of wisdom for all the tough girls out there trying to live their life for Jesus? Pray. A lot. And practice Listening to the Holy Spirit.