Be not offended

2 Corinthians 12:10 For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong. Hebrews 12:11 For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trainedRead more

More to a headline

   Running through my social media feed, I recently ran across an article shared by a non-christian friend, one that immediately grabbed my attention. From what the person posted about it, and the article headline itself, it appeared to be a slam to God. Something about that headline however, piqued my curiosity, so I clickedRead more

Face or fruit…

Life sometimes requires us to ask hard questions…questions that require us to step outside of ourselves and just be real for a moment – real honest. I heard a sermon once that challenged congregants to seek God’s face, and not His fruits. To seek Him for who He is, and not merely for what HeRead more

Broken, in need of a Savior

James 4:8 Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. When I first became serious about my relationship with God, this was a scripture that stood out. One that I grabbed onto. One that when I find no other words to pray, I pray these, and when I do…something awakens deep insideRead more

Steps of faith…

Vulnerability is commonly portrayed as a weakness…a place to avoid. However, growing in my relationship with the Lord, I have begun to see it less as a place of avoidance, and more as a place of decision and growth – opportunity. Miriam-Webster defines vulnerability as: capable of being physically or emotionally wounded. Thinking on howRead more