We cannot continue to treat God in such a dismissive manner. We cannot continue to only speak to Him when we are in need but rather we need to be in relationship with Him so that when something does happen, because it will, we will have peace and know that the God we serve has … Continue reading The Sad Truth
Its called the prosperity gospel, and a lot of churches are preaching and teaching on this theology. It is the belief that it is always God's will for you to be financially blessed and be well physically. The belief that positive speech and faith will bring about only good things in your life and that … Continue reading Prosperity What?
As I turned 31 there were some things that I believed should have happened by now but didn't. There was specifically one thing I had prayed for and told people about. Something that I am unsure if it will even happen now. I wanted to be a motivational speaker, and to be honest I was … Continue reading If we are Honest…
Are you ever just tired of doing the right thing? Tired of always sifting your actions, thoughts and words? I am. Its this draining feeling where you sit with yourself and say to God " Jesus I am so done." I think its ok to come to that point at times, because It is in … Continue reading Tired of Being Good
Saul was the first appointed King when the people of Israel requested to be like everybody else and asked God for a King. As I read through 1st Samuel I thought I wanted to write about the difference between King David, the one who killed a giant with a stone, and King Saul. But the … Continue reading I Struggle Like Saul
We all have pasts that are shameful. It could be you were suicidal and you are ashamed to come forward because you don't know what people might think. You might have been unfaithful and you are filled with the shame of that past. You might have slept with so many people that every night you … Continue reading The Shame of the Cross
Pain has taught me so much. It has taught me to appreciate what I have. It has taught me that forgiveness is possible and that I am way stronger than I thought I was. I don't want to experience pain because well its painful, but its definitely a necessity of life. I remember the first … Continue reading Pain is a Necessity