5 things to give up for Lent that will actually help you

This year, and every year, we should focus on God.. You might have had a New Years resolution to do that, but it fell through (like most of them). Use this season of giving things up to rekindle that desire to grow closer and walk with God as much as you can. 1. Gossip This … Continue reading 5 things to give up for Lent that will actually help you

Just tell me what to do now

I was not scheduled to write at all in January. I didn't know why. This is why. January was filled with firsts. The first time I'd been around 50,000+ people. The first time I'd fully gotten into learning more about God. The first time I'd realized how much I'm being pushed to God by others. … Continue reading Just tell me what to do now

When You have a Scandalous Past, Does God Still Love You?

For the past couple of Sundays, our pastor has been speaking about the ancestry of Jesus. Normally, to me (because I am SO not a history person), this sounds super boring, but, in actuality, it's pretty cool. Alright, here's some background. Normally, when the Bible lists genealogy, the author only lists men because of their … Continue reading When You have a Scandalous Past, Does God Still Love You?

Abiding in Freedom

In Sunday school for the past few weeks, we have been studying Galatians. I love Galatians a lot. The book includes so much that hits on issues that we must deal with daily. Most strikingly, Galatians reminds me to walk by faith instead of trying to work for my faith. This week, Sam, our esteemed … Continue reading Abiding in Freedom

The Parable of Cinderella

Do you ever feel like you're always being put down? Do you ever think you're being taken for granted? Sometimes we can feel alone when we deal with this, but guess what! You're not the only one. As I've said in the past, Disney is a big part of my life! And, I think we … Continue reading The Parable of Cinderella