Mikael Sundin

Mikael loved to dance, he was one of the most generous human beings, and he loved people well. Mikael was full of life and joy. He worshiped with reckless abandon. He didn’t care what people thought of him and he had the best wardrobe. He catapulted those around him to also experience breakthroughs of joy and freedom, just by being the person God created him to be.  

Trauma

The Top 5 Things I Learned About Trauma:

Recently I walked through a traumatic event and have spent the last few weeks coping, trying to make sense of it all, while still carrying on with everyday life. Through all of this, there are 5 things I learned about trauma. Maybe they will be helpful to anyone else walking through similar circumstances or bring understanding to those that know someone who has.

Community

I’m so thankful for community and I’m so thankful for seasons. I’m so glad that the world was designed for seasons. Every year we get four of them physically, and depending on where you live, depends how extreme it is from one season to the next. I’m thankful that change happens and we can always count on the seasons to change. This is especially encouraging when the season of life is less than ideal. After winter, spring always comes.

Be Brave.

Recently I’ve been pondering what it means to “Be Brave” and I have a sticker on my desk as a reminder to be brave each day. One thing I’ve come to realize is there is an incredible amount of favor and grace that comes along with being brave. Some of the things that we are called to do in life are sometimes the scariest. It’s hard to be vulnerable, to share from our heart, and to allow people a glimpse into our personal journeys. Lately, my life has been all about being brave...