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Want to read the first chapter of “I Don’t Wait Anymore” for free? Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for a first chapter preview. And while you’re at it, there’s a trailer you can check out here: It’s starting. Thanks for coming with me, guys.

The box came last night. It’s real life, friends. The drop date is May 10, two weeks from today. What a weird little season this is. It’s a really personal book. I’m nervous. But when I push my nerves aside, the reality is I’m always happy to tell the story of how God became the biggest thing in my life, the thing that overshadowed everything else until the dreams I’d had for myself faded… Read More

“I’m so happy to meet your new husband,” she said to a friend before jabbing me jokingly with an elbow as I passed. “Now you just need to find Grace one.” She patted my arm. “I heard what you said about Lottie Moon earlier. But I still think we can find you one.” I’ll go ahead and tell you that singleness is not my favorite topic. Not that it’s a bad topic… Read More

When I was 16, I got a purity ring. And when I was 25, I took it off. I didn’t tell anyone I was doing it — it wasn’t a statement or an emotional thing. I just slipped it off my finger that day and, before tucking it away in a box, ran my finger around the words on the familiar gold band. “True Love Waits.” Waits. What’s it “waiting” for, anyway?… Read More