Administration & Leading | Spiritual Gifts

In the same way, Moses was told by his father in law that he needed counsels and appointed leaders to help him manage everyone's problems, administrators and leaders help fill this purpose for a church today. (NIV) Romans 12:08, "...if it is to lead, do it diligently..." (ESV) 1 Corinthians 12:28, "And God has appointed … Continue reading Administration & Leading | Spiritual Gifts

It’s Not About Church | If You Haven’t Seen It

(Written in the summer of 2016. The first time I ever got the nerve to discuss my views on church. I've grown more confident since. However, I still have been saying the same things about church. 🙂 Enjoy!)  My hands shake and my spirit trembles as I hear God ask, “Will you write this piece? … Continue reading It’s Not About Church | If You Haven’t Seen It

Outer Layer Of Prayer | If You Haven’t Seen It

Originally written summer 2016  Prayer, a quiet thought or word devoted to God. Possibly whispered words or sung loudly. Prayer, it’s something we should talk about more and understand. Prayer should remain constant. (BSB) 1 Thessalonians 5:16- 17, “Rejoice at all times. Pray without ceasing.” Today, I want to go over what I believe to … Continue reading Outer Layer Of Prayer | If You Haven’t Seen It

How To Study The Bible Pt. 1 | Bible Summary

Understand The Framework We aren't simply meant to read the Bible. We are to understand and learn from it. If we cannot do these two things, then it will be very hard to grow as a follower of Christ. (AKJ) 2 Timothy 2:15, "Study to show yourself approved to God, a workman that needs not … Continue reading How To Study The Bible Pt. 1 | Bible Summary

Giving Up Sin When It’s Hard

Lust Of Senses This world focuses on the lust of all senses, which leads us to temptation. Seeing porn (eyes), hearing music we shouldn't listen to (ears), using our mouth (taste) or nose (scent) for drugs or gluttony of food, and engaging in physical activities we shouldn't partake in (touch). Temptation Being tempted is not … Continue reading Giving Up Sin When It’s Hard

Grey Rain

Illustration #3 Black And White Atmosphere Shuddering. Shaking. Ice wind pricks the face. Holding. Rocking back and forth. Clutching my knees against the rain. Fog dampens the air around. Mist comes in as thunder roars. Grey is the sky. Grey is the clouds. Grey are those around me. Shifting. Mixing. Unreliable. Untrustworthy. Hands twitch around … Continue reading Grey Rain

Not Forgotten

Twisting turning of my stomach all insides feel pulled. Unaware of unseen truth, what will lie soon.   Anxiety, it clings to me claiming my cross to bear. Whispering its never-ending. I just sit back and stare.   Internally the battle rages within my heart's first cry. Please God above, answer me. I can't see … Continue reading Not Forgotten