If you had asked me a year ago if I would ever go on a mission trip, I would probably said no. Paying to go to a foreign county and working wouldn't have been something I would want to do. So, how did I get from there to now? When I first humored the idea … Continue reading Why I went on a Mission Trip
As many of you know I did not have the most typical faith walk. However, I truly think telling that story can have such a huge affect on people. In fact, I was able to tell my story to about 1,000 people last Sunday and it really was a powerful thing. I was asked to … Continue reading The Power of Testimony
We are always on the lookout for trends in the media. Whether it's current fashion trends, slang, haircuts or what music we listen to; we are always trying to be like someone else. What would happen if we just stopped trying to be like others and thought about what we love about ourselves? oVertone wants … Continue reading What Makes You Unique?
I have been putting off writing about this for awhile now, but it's time. I am probably the worst person with celiac disease, ever. I didn't get diagnosed until my junior year of high school, so I am aware of how good "gluten filled" foods are. I have a lot of health related issues due … Continue reading The Struggle of Celiac in College
I know that sounds weird; like why would you want to be present in pain? Why wouldn't you just want to push through it and go on to what's better ahead? Well, that isn't always best, and here is why. Most of my high school career I had a countdown app on my phone and … Continue reading Stop Trying to Get Through the Pain and Start Being Present in it
I started searching for colleges my freshman year of high school. I looked at all the schools my friends went to/were going to. I thought I had it figured out. I did not. I learned a lot of things throughout college searching; here are some of my personal experiences and tips. When searching for a … Continue reading How to pick the University for You
Obviously, college does NOT come with an instruction manual. No one can really prepare you for what you are about to endure. So, I am going to do my best to let you know what I wish someone had told me before college. College is hard. Yes, I know you know, but it's more than … Continue reading Tips for College from a REAL College Student