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
So why did Peter get out of the boat? Peter was already the brash, 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 begins to doubt, but I still find it crazy that Peter even got out … Continue reading Why Did Peter Get Out of the Boat?