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
When I’m not sure what to do next, He leads me; When I don’t know how to serve next, He leads me. When I don’t know whether to stick to the jobs I have or find new ones, He leads me; When I don’t know whether to fix my car or buy a new one, He leads me. When I’m not sure what my … Continue reading Because He Leads, I Can Face Tomorrow
If I was in charge of my life, it would be in downward spirals. If I were holding the reins, I’d be full speed in the wrong direction. If I were driving the car of my life, I would have run into a tree by now. If it were up to me, I’d pick and choose the people in my life to be those … Continue reading The Reason for the Hurricane
Words. They drop from our mouth so quickly. We rarely stop to think. They just flow out of us like a river, a stream of sounds, a flicker in the atmosphere. And then just as quickly they vanish as if we never said them. Right? Wrong. I once read an illustration that impacted me like an asteroid. I was 12 or so then, and … Continue reading Words