MANY HEROES AND HEROINES make their entrances and exits throughout the scenes in the Bible. So do many antagonists. Our Savior, Jesus Christ, is the greatest Hero; and the greatest antagonist is Satan. This antagonist makes his entrance in Genesis 3:1 in the garden of Eden, and his opening words give great insight into what his quest has been ever since being cast into the world. … Continue reading Poison in the Food Source
I think it slapped me the hardest when I turned the corner to enter my Christian Life classroom, and the very first word I heard was a word that should never pass the lips of a believer in Jesus Christ. I went to my seat with thoughts of disbelief and disappointment and frustration running through my head. Where was the Spirit? Here we sat in … Continue reading To the Christian Rebel
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 Be Moderate
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 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
“No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.” ~unknown Have you ever thought about it? What you would die for. What matters SO MUCH to you, that you would give your life for it. Have you ever thought about what strikes the most passion in you…what touches on your deepest thoughts and feelings…what you sympathize with or believe … Continue reading What Would YOU Die For?
Dressing modestly isn’t important to most people. In fact, let’s be brutally honest…most people try to get away with letting as much show as possible. That’s just the vicious truth. And not to excuse anyone in the slightest, but we’ve all been so thoroughly conditioned to it. It’s shown on billboards, in commercials & TV programs, movies, magazines, etc, and it’s being glorified and lifted … Continue reading Why Modesty is Important to Me