My heart hurts for people. My heart hurts for those without jobs struggling to get by, for those who are terrified to leave their homes, for those who are so angry that turmoil builds and turns like storm waves within their chest. My heart hurts for the people who can no longer sleep at night,… Continue reading Are You Using Your Words to Bless–Yes, Even Your Political Leaders?
Most of you who know me, probably know that I am not one to rant on the internet, so I'm sure my title grabbed your attention and that's why you're here. If that's the case, mission accomplished 😉 But seriously, I do have a few things to say about Christian Entertainment that's been on my… Continue reading A Rant On Christian Entertainment; And Why We Should Support It.
Sometimes, I simply can't believe the things that today's teens and young adults have to battle, and other times I can believe it because that's the world we live in. "The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly." -John 10:10 (ESV) It… Continue reading Battling Culture on Behalf of Our Teens
Do you ever feel overwhelmed by all the life decisions we have to make as a teenager? Like who we’re supposed to date, what we’re supposed to major in, where we should go to college, or what career we’re going to have? The decisions we make now, as a teenager, can determine our life’s course… Continue reading Being a Receiver and Hearing God’s Voice; Guest Liz Newsom
What once started as the tiny seed in the palm of a child's hand, has now grown into the sturdy, dependable tree that now holds the grown child in it's branches. Trees have always fascinated me; all plants have really. I love studying the way that that tiny seed grows. The way the leaves unfold… Continue reading A Tree’s Revelation to the Meaning of Faith
Passion pulls at our innermost beings. Old or young, it’s always been there and will always be there. In its own unique shape, it resides undetected until one begins searching for it. It’s not one of those treasures easily stumbled upon; it’s one that requires a perilous journey in order to get a glimpse of… Continue reading The Journey to Passion: Discovering What You Love to Do
Identity is what our culture is viciously fighting to own the right to. The culture is trying so very desperately to give us each labels, tell us what we are to wear, how we are to talk, even what we are supposed to eat; and it has a very good reason to. If the culture… Continue reading Tap Into Your Potential by Understanding Your Identity
Everything we know about history has more than likely come from a journal or a letter that was found or passed down through the family. These journals and letters relayed, often in descriptive details, everything that the penner endured. The importance of the pen to our ancestors is one of the top and only reasons… Continue reading The Mindset of Historians