FC: Chrysalis... Chrysalis... Chrysalis... Chrysalis... becoming more ofme becoming More of me.
1: Does it hurt to become a butterfly?
2: The Beginning...
3: a drop in the bucket...
4: Ten million strong.... and growing.
5: Up and In between...
9: high school Highs...
11: All the world's a stage...
13: Class of 2001
16: Prom Night Prom Night
18: Erstwhile Craziness | Craziness
19: Beginning of and end... Graduating class of 2001
21: Friendships yet gone astray | Now we're standing at the crossroads and now it's time for you to go your way and me to go mine, I will pray the Lord will keep you safe until the day I see your face again, again.
22: Alma Elizabeth Jones Januray 13, 1931-September 14, 2001 | The one and only I picture I have with my grandmother, Alma Elizabeth Jones. We share the middle name Elizabeth, meaning "consecrated to God". She passed away a short fourth months after this celebration. I am truly Inspired.
23: Whenever you need somebody, whenever you want someone to reach out and touch you with a love that is strong, whenever you need somebody, whenever yoiu want a friend to chase a way the clouds and help the sun shine again , I will be that friend. | I know that life seems hard, cruel and unkind, a lonesome journey with questions in your mind, I'll hold you weary hand as you walk down the road, remember that you're never alone.
24: College Years August 2001 - May 2005
25: Experience Challenge Leadership Inspiration Strength
26: Freshman Year My first roomie, Tasha
28: When the ministry began... Amazing opportunity, singing at ENCM Fall Restreat
29: In my junior year, I felt the burden of young women who did not know the purity of true friendship with men who would not only treat them with gentleness and respect, but would also love them as sisters. Thus began the First Valentine's Outreach
30: Valentines Outreach 2004
31: Valentine's Outreach 2005
32: Four friends Four incredible women of God.
33: The Beginning of Another End... class of 2005
36: SYCM Life...Love...Experience
37: An Emergence of Character, Quality, Purity, Acknowledgement, Friendships, Self-Discovery, Challenge, and Intimacy An Emergence from my Chrysalis...
38: People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built. -Eleanor Roosevelt
39: No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars or sailed an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit. -Helen Keller
40: Six Months...
41: A new people, a new place, a startling crack in the fissure ofmy being...
42: "True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation."
43: Six Months, Six Girls, Three Bedrooms, One Apartment... Divinely Placed | Two Girls, One Room, Roomates, Divinely Spaced
44: The Guys...
45: The Girls...
46: Betwixt and Between
47: And the Twain shall meet.l..
48: The Classroom
49: Picking a domino out of the dreaded box...Pop Sermons, Order of Speeches, Group Projects, Teams... Hear it shake, time to quake!
50: Special Times
51: Special Places
52: Special Memories
53: Black Friday | Pastor Paul and Pastor Jed told us to be prepared For Black Friday, the day before an intense loaded week of study and work. Our response, "Bring it on!"
54: Nerd Day utter randomness -Cheeky's Idea
55: A Roommate Moment...
56: This is Ladies Night!
57: Makeover time!!
58: From Start to Finish...
59: "Mama said there'll be days like this, there be days like this my Mama said!"
61: Costumes | My idea of what Bri should wear to the Oz Hallloween Party...A Rubber Ducky!
63: A delectable a delectable treat before heading out to our internships... breakfast at the popular Pankcake Pantry
64: Our Internship at Tennessee State University the campus at night
65: Walking around on campus...chilling with students at Knockout Wings...With Students at the Noise (Bible Study)
66: After an intense day of emotional release we decided to...um... play truth or dare...guess what these where?!!
67: Truth or Dare con'td...Dave snorting...a line of black pepper ...seriously! Ash downing a leaf filled with hotsauce and peanut butter Chris...drinking eggs and cayenne pepper
68: The Smoky Mountains, a nine-event competition, beautiful scener, and twenty-five people worshipping together... what do you get? A Mountain Top Experience
69: Victory!! Making it up to Clingmans Dome when you can barely walk is no small feat!
70: Trying to win the photo competition
72: Pastor Paul's Birthday Party
74: SYCM Graduation
75: Big River Grille Favorite Hangout
77: Autumns of Change
78: The experience of the SYCM was a life chainging experience. Like the fall it was for a season. Like the colliding colors of autumn, I collided with friendships, opportunities, growth, and so much more. Thus autumn of my life makes me look forward to my spring.
79: My Chrysalis is incomplete...I have a feeling it never will be, that I will be ever changing, every evolving, ever becoming more of me, more of the Joy God means for me to be...
80: Those who make my Chrysalis possible...
81: There are so many more who impact my Chrysalis, and I hope there will be many more...