Encouragement

A Resurrection Story

A Resurrection Story

I was broken and lost but I didn’t know it. Hopeless, lonely and unsatisfied with life. I believed there was a God, but this did me little good. Why? Because I didn’t actually know Him. I believed but I didn’t know I was supposed to have a relationship with Him. I didn’t even know I … Continue reading A Resurrection Story

God Desires to Bless Us

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in or steal; for where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.“ … Continue reading God Desires to Bless Us

The Alabaster Box

She too was not esteemed by man. They saw her and they saw sin. They saw her and they said, “worthless.” They saw a past lived in wretchedness. They saw pointless, purposeless. Maybe you too have been perceived in this way before, or have even seen yourself in this way. He saw treasure. He saw … Continue reading The Alabaster Box

Loving Through the Pain

In any situation we are going through, even when we are being mistreated, the best question we can ask the Lord is, “How can I show love in this, to this person, to this organization?” and then do it: Show love even when we’ve been wronged or hurt.  In doing this, you release the burden … Continue reading Loving Through the Pain

We Live Because of Christ

God made Him who had no sin to be a sin offering for us, so that in Him we might become the righteousness of God. – 2 Corinthians 5:21 (NIV) Because of Christ’s sacrifice on the Cross, we who believe now have life. Our sins have been pardoned, the price for them paid. God through Jesus … Continue reading We Live Because of Christ

My Salvation Testimony

This is my salvation story. I am immensely grateful God set me free from the lies I believed about Him, the faith and eternal life. I grew up believing the lie that I was saved simply because I believed in God and was baptized as a baby. I didn’t know that truly being saved involved: … Continue reading My Salvation Testimony

Newly Found in Christ

You can read a more detailed version of my salvation testimony here. A lot has changed over the last several months and it has stirred me to share, so here I am, beginning a blog. Looking back, I realize that this has been happening for a few years without my knowing exactly what it was–that … Continue reading Newly Found in Christ