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On Starting School...

Well, today was officially the third day of 8th grade at Landmark, and the second for me, and I guess all I'll say is that it's interesting.

I wish things were how they used to be. I don't like being the "big kid."  I like having older kids to look up to, but I guess this year, that's just not gonna happen. Do you ever feel like you have to take a certain kind of responsibility, but you think you're not quite ready yet? That's pretty much how I feel right now. Do you know how tempting summer looks right now?? I wish I could be laying on the couch with my favorite blanket watching Little House on the Prairie instead of having to go to school, but that's not gonna happen...

But I once heard from somebody that when you're always comfortable, you never really have a chance to live life or to learn. And even though that statement is very painful for me right now, I have to accept that it's true, and live my life uncomfortably, because without b…

Perspective.

This universe is amazing. God is more amazing. These thoughts really came to mind when I was flying home from South Carolina on an airplane and looking out the window. Everything was so miniscule below me, and it seemed as if I could play with the United States as if it were my dollhouse. Seeing little cars drive down the interstate, and looking at little leaguers running around in a tiny field just amazed me. That God would care for the people in those little cars, and that He would watch over them- it's craziness! I love when God puts things into perspective.