Faith

Do you want an easy life or a good one?

Picture this: It’s lightly raining. I’m standing in the middle of a walmart parking lot, iphone out, trying to capture a video of the vision that is in front of…

When You Trust God with Some Things, But Not Everything

This blog is part of Andrea Lucado’s series, “Notes To Your Younger Self”. Be sure to check out the rest of the series and Andrea’s new book, “English Lessons.” Scroll to…

#BLESSED: What if we’ve got it all wrong?

The trend to #blessed every photo or tweet has died down quite a bit, but I still love to do it on occasion. I generally like to hop on trends…

What are you waiting for?

Most of us, maybe all of us, are waiting on something in life to change. We’re waiting for our job situation to improve, waiting to meet our future husband,  waiting…

The Apostle Paul’s Advice to America

If the Apostle Paul wrote a letter to the church in America today, he would give the exact same advice as found in the book of Colossians.

Is God less good to me?

The love of your life just broke up with you and your heart is shattered. Your life just isn’t what you thought it would be. Nothing seems to go your…

Road Rage + The Holy Spirit

“And we urge you, brothers and sisters, admonish the undisciplined, comfort the discouraged, help the weak, be patient toward all.” Two nights ago, just before falling asleep, I asked God…

Pay Attention: Change v. Transition

Change. It happens to us all. You may be the kind who loves change; you create it in your life. You hop jobs, towns, boyfriends, friend groups, whatever. If your…

No Longer A Slave to Fear

If you attended church on Sunday, I’m going to go out on a limb and  guess you sang “No Longer Slaves“. Let’s be honest, there’s like a 99% chance you…

You are not a victim

Life is full of disappointments and hardships. It just is. No matter how well you and I try to live this life, we won’t escape tragedy, hard times, and disappointments. It’s…