Sometimes We Screw Up: How to Recover

You get upset about something that someone is doing. You take a picture of the proof of what you believe to be their shameful acts. Then what? You post it to social media telling people to not commit the same crime! Public declaration of how non-Christian you can be. *hides face* You screwed up. You PUBLICLY screwed up. And then someone you look up to…. CALLS YOU OUT! The embarrassment. Read More »

Chained Door of Opportunity

Do you plan out your days, weeks, and months? Do you plan out your whole life leaving no room for God’s plan for you? These seem to be something we do no matter our intentions. But at times, it can feel like there’s a door that looks so appealing to walk through. Some times, it’s a door you’re supposed to walk through but at the right timing. It’s opened but only by a crack so that you can see what’s on the other side. What’s on that other side you ask? An opportunity to have joy, marriage, that dream home. For me, it’s a job. But there’s a chain that has this door locked so you can’t open it any farther and there’s no way for you to get to that other side. This was my life the last three years. For three years, I looked through this cracked, chained door. 

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Distractions to Christian Faith and How to Avoid Them

Hang on.. hang on… okay. I’m done checking Instagram. Sound familiar? It is something that has become a “norm.” Everyone has even found it common courtesy to pause and wait for someone to check a notification on their phone or to pause the show currently being binged on Netflix. So many things have developed in the past 10 years that distract us from interactions with those around us. But what about what they are doing to our relationship with God?Read More »