Alexis Newlin

True Intimacy

Recently I attended a worship night at my pastor Sandi’s home. As I helped set up the snacks in the kitchen, I looked out the window and saw a beautiful large backyard, filled with flowers and fruit trees. In that backyard was a huge hammock towards the back in between two palm trees. Y’all, I […]

Beauty in Brokenness: Expressing Your Pain to God

There is beauty on the other side of brokenness. This phrase keeps floating in my head. It’s really hard to see beauty from a broken place, from an unexpected end. Or an expected one. In hard seasons, the path seems long, daunting. The sky grey, the landscape, and trees broken, burned black and lifeless. Never-ending. […]