Scrolling through Facebook over the past weekend, a post caught my eye. My friend had shared a video link to the speech American Senator John McCain gave when he received the Liberty Medal last year (the Liberty Medal recognizes leadership in the pursuit of freedom). His comment that went along with the video included the statement, “Thank you for your great service to our country”.
About Q Jackson
Once a student of political science, Q now finds herself treading in the practical waters of a 9-5 office job, often missing the luxury of living and writing in the theoretical. Writing is a happy respite where she can ask big questions she doesn’t have the answer to, and serves as an outlet for the thoughts she can’t collect fast enough to speak out loud. She prays that God molds her into a vessel for His truth and light to shine into the brokenness of this world. And she deeply adores the gracious husband she is so blessed with.
Entries by Q Jackson
I enjoy a free and clear conscience when it comes to drinking alcohol (in moderation, of course).
But my husband doesn’t drink alcohol. His family has a history of alcoholism, and because of that and other factors, he’s decided to not drink alcohol at all.
In regard to my choice of college, I was fully IN the world. I attended a large state university, where students that I lived with smoked various substances, drank under-age, partied, slept around, and neglected class work.
During my first year of university, I was constantly meeting new people in class, my dorm, and various student groups. By the time year three came around, a friendship had solidified with three people in particular. The four of us met through a student ministry during my first year, and though higher level courses and […]
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