This case is a big step forward for justice and equality for the black community. Over the last few years, we have seen footage of unarmed black men getting shot by white police officers and convictions seem to be rare. Now let me be clear because these types of topics tend to be divisive. I … Continue reading My Thoughts On The Amber Guyger Trial
If I'm being honest: far too often prayer tends to be my last thought whenever I'm overwhelmed or stressed. My first inclination is to think through how I can solve the problem. Keyword: I. For many of you reading this, this is likely your thought as well, but God desires for us to rely on … Continue reading Don’t Just Think About it, Pray About It.
I've been reminded lately that my future is in the hands of my Creator and no one else. Sounds simple enough, right? Trust is always a recurring topic as a follower of Jesus. Trust God. He has a plan for you. Just keep trusting Him. We hear these things all the time and they can … Continue reading God Controls Your Future, Not Men & Women.
There is such an unnecessary amount of peer pressure that comes from the world around us saying that we need to have it all together before we walk across the stage. In high school many times you feel the pressure of making sure you get at least a 21 on your ACT Test so that … Continue reading To the High School Student That is Unsure of What to do After Graduation
This is something I struggle with. Why would the God of the universe choose to love me when I think I am unlovable? To be gracious when I've been cruel. Extend mercy when I clearly deserve the punishment. To forgive me when I believe, I'm unforgivable. God's characteristics are unconditionally displayed to me every day. … Continue reading Jesus Made You Worthy
Peter was already the act first, think later kind of disciple. He is often known for denying Jesus 3 times in a 12 hour period, and sinking in the water after he began to doubt Jesus, but I still find it crazy that Peter even got out of the boat. I'm just picturing myself in … Continue reading Why Did Peter Get Out of the Boat?
Happy New Year! I'll hop straight into it. It's been a while since I've blogged! My blogging has slowed down because I really haven't been talking to God and being intentional about making God the priority in my life. Which leads me to not having anything to talk about honestly. I've tried blogging when … Continue reading Jesus Offers More Hope Than The New Year
This blog is about my beautiful mother that is truly one of the sweetest people you will ever meet. I do believe that this post will be encouraging so stick around and be encouraged by the way that she lives her life! It's no doubt that I'm a Momma's boy haha. I LOVE MY MOTHER. … Continue reading Happy Birthday Miss Retha!
God is good all the time and all the time, God is good. Do you believe this? Why do you believe it? What do you base His goodness off of? Why do we fall into the lie of emotions and circumstances? It's so easy to believe the lie that His goodness is dependent on what … Continue reading God’s Goodness Isn’t Dependent On Our Circumstances!
Why the heck am I so joyful in this crazy season of my life?! BECAUSE. GOD. IS. GOOD. Let me give you some background. 2018 started off AMAZING. •There was The Rise student weekend in January which is the biggest student weekend in ETX. • My bachelor Party was the weekend after that and God … Continue reading Satan Tells Me I’m Buried, But God Tells Me I’m Planted