For those of us in school, it’s at this point in the year that major decisions must be made. Maybe it’s even time for those not in school too. It’s also the same time when we try our best to discern God’s voice and His plan for us. At the very least, it’s intimidating...Read More
I was waiting on a large, miraculous epiphany that would change my life forever . Let me
tell you now, the rest of this is not about a large, miraculous epiphany that I experienced, but it is about the hope that I found when I realized it’s not always about the large miracles that we pray and wait for...
Now, more than ever, it seems easier to struggle with self-image, beauty and comparison. It's so easy to get wrapped up in comparing ourselves to each other -especially with the most beautiful and wonderful parts of everyone's lives displayed right at our finger tips.
It's so simple to get wrapped up in counting the number of likes and/or comments we get on a post...Read More
Each weekend would consist of: staying out with friends until after bar hours, drinking every kind of drink in sight, partying with people that I know are bad influences. Over all, I had no self control once a drink was in my hand. And after a few too many mistakes things started to fall apart.Read More
t's so easy with the holiday season to be experiencing feelings and emotions that aren't so cheerful and glad... I'm talking about the feelings of "Wow, I wish I had that" or "Why did they get that? Do they really deserve it?"
These feelings of jealousy, bitterness...Read More
... I almost always did go to church on Sunday, even if it meant going extremely hungover, you know how it is….didn’t want to disappoint Mom. And besides I wanted to go to church because whenever I die I want to go to heaven, and I thought that as long as I made it to church I was doing my end of the deal.
My thought process about God was pretty simple: “If I Show up for church, I get to heaven when I die, because after all, that’s when you meet God”...Read More
I used to think that having a relationship with Jesus and being intimate with Him were the same thing…
Jesus wants so bad to be with us. When we mess up, we ask him for another chance, begging for his mercy. He simply wants an intimate relationship with us.Read More