Practical Faith

So many times I find myself questioning things. Holding back from my full potential. Trusting in myself. So many times I fall and cry out, thinking no one is there to help me up, wondering how long Ill be stuck on the ground. Faith. See heres the thing, Ive seen God work in my life … More Practical Faith

The Agape

For a very long time I struggled with hypocrisy in the church. People saying one thing, and doing another. I am by no means exempt of this, Im human afterall. But I have come to realize, as I focus my eyes on Jesus, one thing that is lacking in many of our churches today. Love. … More The Agape

First Fast

Theres something beautiful that happens when we choose to be obedient to God. He enlightens us. The way I choose to live my life is very backwards at times. I get lost in my own desires, I focus on myself and what is good for me, and I forget how to surrender. God has this … More First Fast

Christ-Like

I used to wonder: “What does it mean to be a Christian?” Some will say: “Being a Christian means following the Ten Commandments.” Or “being a Christian means going to church every week.” But how does Christianity shape our daily lives? How does it become practical to us? When we are shopping for groceries at the … More Christ-Like

Prayer Power

I believe in the power of prayer. I believe that God hears me, that He answers. I believe because I have experienced grace, I have experienced answered prayer. I believe because I can literally see God working in my life every single day. When we pray according to the will of God, miracles happen. So … More Prayer Power

Earnest Heart

The voice of the Holy Spirit. Can you hear it? Scripture says it’s a gift from God, Enlightenment for those who ask. Knowledge for the simple. Inspiration for the wise. He speaks and those who listen are blessed with this Guide. The God who loves, the God who cares, has a voice only the silent … More Earnest Heart

The Race

“I do not claim that I have already succeeded or have already become perfect. I keep striving to win the prize for which Christ Jesus has already won me to himself. Of course, my friends, I really do not think that I have already won it; the one thing I do, however, is to forget … More The Race

Meditation 101

Introduction to Meditation. So friends, I want to share a little with you a little bit of what Ive learned Biblical meditation to be all about. No, this does not involve making strange noises, emptying the mind to nothingness, nor does it take hours on end to experience effects. Joshua 1:8 says, “Study this Book … More Meditation 101

Stand Up

Heart pounding, quickened breath, shaking hands, thoughts stirred. A call to prayer. I am currently in the process of becoming certified to instruct yoga. Holy yoga to be exact. Its a wonderful way to connect with and worship God through movement, breath work, meditation and prayer. I am enrolled in a nine week distance learning … More Stand Up