Hindsight, unfortunately, is 20/20 a lot more often than the present moment is. When I look back at the last year, I can see many not-so-great choices I've made despite the gentle hints of God's guidance. The little nudges He gave me through friends or a song or even a TV show or His Word … Continue reading Hindsight
My life is basically a series of awkward moments, a lot of studying, and singing Disney songs with my roommates; ie. I’m not that cool. I don’t have perfect grades, a perfect body, or a perfect list of talents. I like music, but I’m not a musical prodigy. I enjoy school, but I don’t have … Continue reading Underdog
I'm currently studying at a coffee shop and hear these two Christian guys discussing how some of the church is failing to look beyond the walls of America. They're discussing how certain churches have literally told their congregations to vote for Trump and "make America great again." They also mentioned that they know of churches … Continue reading Church vs. Politics
I hate sadness, discontentedness, discomfort. I don't want to live in a world with no resolution to my problems. When I'm sad I want to control it and contain it. I often try to bury the sorrow and ignore whatever is hurting me...but no matter what or how, the sorrow digs itself out and digs … Continue reading For When Feelings are the WoRsT
Devotionals are books I've always grown up with, but I've also learned that a lot of people don't really know what they are or don't really get the point of them. While reading the actual Bible is always the most important, reading devotionals has been a huge part of helping me understand God's Word … Continue reading Devotional.
You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives. — Genesis 50:20 Anxiety doesn't seem like something that would really help anyone gain anything. But anxiety deserves a little more credit--well, God deserves credit, actually. God has used even anxiety to bring some … Continue reading The Positives
Delight yourself in the LORD; And He will give you the desires of your heart. - Psalm 37:4 Sometimes I ask God for stuff when I know He's already said it's not His will. I hold tightly to things that God clearly wants me to let go of; this can include objects, people, actions, decisions, … Continue reading Desire