I remember a time in high school when I felt overlooked by the Christian club at my school. Ironically, I’m a leader in the club now, but at the time I was overwhelmed by envy, hatred, and a sense of worthlessness. Whenever the club members called themselves “leaders”, all I saw was what could have been me. I longed to be used by God in … Continue reading Selfish Ambitions
I heard someone say this once on the radio: “Christians get so wrapped up in the parts of the Bible that say homosexuality is a sin, but what they don’t realize is that the word ‘love’ is used over 300 times in the Bible!” That seems pretty logical, doesn’t it? I mean, how can love be a sin? How can God promote love, and yet … Continue reading How can the God of Love Condemn Homosexuality?
The popular Christian group Anthem Lights has announced their crowdfunded album’s release! Anthem Lights has been around for awhile, but in the past couple years the band has gone through many drastic changes. Probably the biggest shift is the change in lead singers. Alan Powell moved on in early 2016 and decided to focus on his acting career (he is now working on a Pilgrim’s … Continue reading Anthem Lights’ New Album Drops October 13th
Blessed are Those Who Mourn I winced as my dad cut a slight opening in my skin. The little splinter in my thumb didn’t seem like much, but it was deep in my skin and there was no other way to get it out My dad moved the knife so gently and acted so calm that I soon found I had no reason to be … Continue reading When His Healing Happens
You feel overwhelmed. The world is crashing down on you. In the chaos, you’re searching for answers. You’re praying for clarity. Have you ever felt this way? I have. Every year there’s a point where I feel as if I’m drowning in a sea of unfinished assignments, neglected responsibilities, and job issues. I always come to this point where all I can do is cry … Continue reading When You Feel Overwhelmed