Many Christians don’t even know what fasting is. Even for the ones who do, they haven’t studied it much or been taught how to apply it in their lives. It is something that rarely, or never, comes up in church and so Christians are left without proper education on the subject. Consequently, it has ceased to be a practice almost at all. This is terrible! … Continue reading Things Christians Should Know About Fasting
My faith is in you. I’ve said it so many times over the past couple months. My faith is in you, God. Don’t let me be ashamed. But it seems the more I trust the worse things get. Proportional to my faith is my trouble. I try to do right and everything goes wrong. God you promised. “Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.” (Romans 10:11.) … Continue reading When Life Knocks Me Over…Again
1 Corinthians 6:12 All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any. If only social media didn’t exist, we would be better people. If only fast food wasn’t around, then we would be better people. If only Netflix didn’t exist, we wouldn’t waste so much … Continue reading Moderation: A Great, Great Need
Hey Readers! Thanks for coming by! I am so excited because my church’s youth camp is in just over a week now! I am looking forward to it very much! And because of that, I have been thinking of things I can do to prepare ahead of time, based on previous years of experience. If you are going to a youth camp, church camp, or … Continue reading 5 Ways to Prepare For Youth Camp
This is for the girls That I couldn’t reach When no matter how I tried I couldn’t cross the breach. This is for the girls Every one I’ve known That fell asleep at night Feeling all alone. This is for the girls Who feel lonely and depressed But somehow I wasn’t there To help them know they’re blessed. This is for the girls That … Continue reading This is For the Girls
The tragic place where sin entered our realm, where the serpent beguiled, where the great tree of life stood: the garden of Eden was a highly significant place. But what was the garden like? Where was it? And what about the tree of life – what happened to it? I was never really taught a lot about this important garden, which is why I set … Continue reading What Happened to the Tree of Life, and Where Was the Garden of Eden?
This past Sunday evening, my pastor gave a sermon about how God speaks. How God has beyond all doubt, beyond all coincidence, spoken for His truth and evidenced His existence. My pastor gave some specific and very powerful stories from the Bible and history showing that God speaks. These stories fill me with joy because, honestly, oftentimes we think that our creator is silent. … Continue reading The Creator Speaks