Entries by Desmond McDonald

Daily Coffee Break With God #11

(Photo: Priscilla Du Peez) By Brook Ault Small Things, Big Trust We’ve all been told to trust in God when were faced with big decisions. Last month, I was having an extremely hard time figuring out what internship to pursue this summer. I was so worried about making the right decision for my future and […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #10

(Photo: Priscilla Du Peez)   God’s Kingdom Breaking Through By Brook Ault I tend to be the most willing to open up to others when it’s around 1:00 O’clock in the morning and I’m stuffing my face with Mcdonalds french fries. Last night just happened to be one of those nights. I had a much […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #9

(Photo: Priscilla Du Peez)   By Brook Ault Real Relationships Due to our excessive exposure to social media and the increased use of it in our everyday lives, we are constantly comparing ourselves to those around us. We compare our appearance, our life styles, our experiences, and, quite often, our relationships. Whether that be relationships […]

Welcome to Weekends #7

By Sarah Breinig 1) See Endgame There has always been hype around Marvel movies, but none like this! See the culmination of the Decimation of Infinity War, discover what happened to Thanos, and watch as characters reunite for the first time since Civil War. But remember Thanos still demands your silence so no spoilers (https://www.cbr.com/thanos-demands-your-silence-in-star-studded-infinity-war-psa/). […]

Welcome to Weekends #6

By Sarah Breinig 1) Have a Happy Easter! Celebrate the miracle of our Lord’s Resurrection with your family and friends! Maybe your headed to a million church services or just one. You might be trying to visit every extended family member you know (and maybe some you don’t) or staying in for the day. Whatever […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #8

By Brook Ault Embracing the Future This past year has consisted of several big changes, crazy new adjustments, and exciting new beginnings. Moving away from home and starting a new life for myself at college was an incredible growing experience. Packing up all my stuff, saying goodbye to my family, and living five hours away […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #7

By Brook Ault Having Patience A lot of times, I find myself getting irritated with God. When I want something, I want it yesterday and I’m not very patient when it comes to waiting on God’s timing. Sometimes, just sometimes, I wish that my prayers would be automatically answered. I mean how incredibly convenient would […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #6

By Brook Ault New Life Easter is just around the corner, and, before we know it, we’ll hit that magical time of the year when the bright sun warms our skin, the soft sound of birds chirping can be heard, and beautiful flowers bloom throughout campus. We rejoice at the fact that the long, cold […]

Welcome to Weekends #5

By Sarah Breinig 1) Eat a grilled cheese sandwich Today (Friday) is Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, so eat a grilled cheese sandwich and live it up. Why not add some licorice to you meal? Today is also National Licorice Day, so snack on some! 2) Learn 10 phrases in another language It is always a […]

Daily Coffee Break With God #5

By Brook Ault Speak Life Lets just be super honest with ourselves for a second, we’ve all slipped and said a thing or two we shouldn’t have. Whether we stubbed on our toe on a piece of furniture and accidently let a very colorful word slip out or found ourselves talking negatively about someone behind […]