When we approach God's Word, let's not be expectant of a fresh word. Let's be humble, teachable, and let God speak to us through His Word.
As I've been slightly overwhelmed these past few weeks, I find it appropriate to write about what to do when you're feeling overwhelmed. Two week ago, I shared that if you're overwhelmed, you're in good company. This week, let's talk about what to do in the heat of the moment. It amazes me that some … Continue reading How to Overcome When You’re Overwhelmed
I'm writing this post after an overwhelming day. I woke up, left late for work (but by the grace of God made it to work on time), worked eight hours straight under pressure, had a wicked stomachache (which is an absolute nightmare for someone with a fear of throwing up), dealt with crazy drivers on … Continue reading Feeling Overwhelmed?
I walk through the church atrium, greeted by many smiling faces. "How are you?" they ask me, already knowing my answer. "I'm good, how are you?" Their smiles grow wider when they act exactly the way that they expect. "Good!" they reply enthusiastically. Little do they know that I'm not really "good." The truth is: … Continue reading Let’s Be Honest
Anxiety, I've been told, is a sin, and must never be entertained in the mind of a believer. But I've found that my anxiety brings me closer to God.
Wisdom involves the tools you need to live righteously; discernment is the way in which you use those tools.
The gospel is God meeting us where we are right now and setting the world free by destroying death and redeeming His creation.
Talking (or posting on social media) does not always produce wisdom. Proverbs 10:19 says that where words are many, sin is not absent. The more we talk, the more likely we are to sin. Are you sinning with your words? Here are some reasons why people generally post on social media, or give advice that … Continue reading What Wisdom Do You Share?
You guys have known me long enough for me to say this: I've been struggling with making decisions lately. This isn't the first time I've had this problem, but nowadays, it takes me even longer to feel peace about the decisions I've been making. And after several months of praying, waiting, and hearing mixed messages, … Continue reading Choose Your Wisdom
Reading the Bible is what makes us successful in our fight against the devil's schemes. When we memorize and recite (read it out loud) Scripture, we proclaim God's promises and truths. Reading the Bible is, quite literally, life-changing. The world would be a completely different place if Christians read the Bible and applied the Word … Continue reading When You Don’t Have Time to Read the Bible