It’s a new year, everyone is focused on new starts & resolutions. As I looked back on 2016 the biggest change that came through the year was my relationship with God. At the beginning of 2016 one of my goals was to become more disciplined & closer to God. I decided to start doing a… Continue reading 4 Simple Prayers that Will Revolutionize Your Year
Over the past few weeks I’ve been reading through the book of Exodus & Mark. Again, so many people say that the Old Testament, or the Bible in general, is not relevant to today or to life, but there are so many things in the history of the Israelites that strike me & are very… Continue reading God’s Way: When It’s Unexpected but Better
Man, does it feel good to be back. This summer has been a whirlwind. I ended the 2015-2016 school year with the joy, pride, and honor of watching the students I started out teaching graduate from high school. From there, I spent a few weeks getting caught up on things around my home, and then… Continue reading Missing the Power of Prayer
I’ve continued on with reading multiple chapters a day from different books of the Bible (I’ll admit, as a lot has come up over the past week, I have fallen behind where I want to be). Even still, I found Matthew 8 interesting. In this chapter, there are multiple descriptions of Jesus healing people from… Continue reading The Leper or Townsfolk: Which Will You Be?
Over the past few days I’ve been thinking a lot about routines. Even yesterday I discussed new routines for the blog, but one major area in my life that I am working to improve is my time with God in the Bible and conversation with Him in prayer. I am in the process of reading… Continue reading Finding My North Star…In Christ
I recently heard a new song put out by Mercy Me titled “Dear Younger Me.” It really is an incredible song. The songwriter wrote it as if he were writing a letter of the most important life lessons to the younger version of himself. Check out the lyric video below. It got me thinking, if… Continue reading C’est La Vie Saturday: “Dear Younger Me”
“No.” A word that no one likes to hear. It’s one word that can shatter everything. It can destroy you. It can sting and break your heart. It can make you want to scream, cry, stomp your feet, throw a temper tantrum, and act like a toddler. It’s a word that can challenge your deepest… Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: The Power of Rejection