"and I will change their shame into praise and renown in all the earth." This is Jesus. Well, Jesus did not speak these words but he is in them. It is crazy to me how sometimes I can read a passage in the Old Testament and completely ignore the character of Christ that is practically … Continue reading Renown
What was the last thing you posted online? Maybe it was an Instagram post of your lunch or your cute dog. Whatever it is that you posted, how much of it was actually "real?" Think back to how long it took your dog to actually sit still to take a decent picture and then how … Continue reading Filters
Sometimes life feels heavy. This morning I woke up and immediately felt the weight of my responsibilities pressing on my chest. So naturally, I sat watching Facebook videos, mindlessly scrolling through Pinterest, and so on. I knew that I had a lot to do so I avoided it until it was almost time to leave … Continue reading What Happened?
a·bide əˈbīd/ verb accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recommendation). synonyms: obey, observe, follow, keep to, hold to, stick to, stand by, uphold, accept, respect, continue, remain, survive, persist 4 Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither … Continue reading a·bide
"Dear younger me, He is so much better than this. He is kind and loving. He will not hurt you or lead you astray. He is not just using you like others have before. He will be proud to be with you. He will love your awkward quirks and who you really are. He will not … Continue reading Filling the Void
It is so easy to simply read your Bible and set it back down. I do this all the time. A little Old Testament and then some words written in red. Maybe some parables and I almost always read Romans 8. But other than that..that can be it. That's what my "quality time" with God … Continue reading Little Big Truths