Everything we do must be saturated in worship and prayer. We worship our God because He is worthy of it. Christ Jesus is worthy of worship-filled hearts given fully in relationship with Him. We are called to make Him the priority in whatever sphere of influence He calls us, living a lifestyle of intimacy with … Continue reading The Importance of Worship and Prayer
We seem to spend a lot of time on our phones or tablets these days. We grab our phones to check the weather forecast only to realize several minutes later our focus has been hijacked. Suddenly we realize we've been scrolling Instagram and lost track of time. We may have even forgotten to check the … Continue reading Seven Free Apps for Your Walk with God
I was broken and lost and I didn’t know it. Hopeless, lonely, unsatisfied with life. I believed there was a God, but little good that did me because I didn’t get to know Him. I didn't know I was supposed to have a relationship with Him. I didn't even know I could. ⠀ I was … Continue reading A Resurrection Story
Recently I was talking with someone and they begin to speak negatively about someone we knew. It grieved me and stirred my heart to pray for the person saying these things. Both the speaker and the person spoken about are made in God's image. Both are loved by Him—whether they know Jesus or not. Because … Continue reading Do Gossip and Negative Speech Grieve Our Hearts Like They Should?
The season of Lent consists of the forty days (minus Sundays) before Resurrection Sunday. Lent is a time of examining our hearts toward God, and of fasting or abstaining from something in order to give more of ourselves to Christ. The days of Lent also remind us of the time in which Jesus fasted in … Continue reading The Life-Giving Season of Lent: Giving More of Ourselves to Christ