Let our faith be genuine and true, not empty and plastic.
Hope. We need it. It's defined as a feeling of expectation, a desire for a certain thing to happen, or a feeling of trust. We're living in a time where things are uncertain. People are fearful of what tomorrow might bring. They are anxious, panicked, and their thoughts are weighed down with negative thinking. They [...]
And just like that, the darkness vanished. Confusion turned to amazement. Sadness turned to joy. Words previously spoken, were now made clear. His words were not empty promises or fairytale ideation. They were truth. The cruelest of deaths and the harshest of penalties was paid on our behalf. He carried our sin, our failure, our [...]
We need lasting connections. Friendships that don't give up. Friendships based on love.
Have you ever been so thirsty that you craved water? In a world filled with coffee, soda, and iced tea, we usually find other things to quench our thirst. But when you are really parched, really thirsty, water is what you want. I remember mowing the grass one day and getting so thirsty all I [...]
I started this post about 4 weeks ago, prior to covid-19 taking its effect in our nation. I find it relevant to where we are today. When fear and uncertainty shows up, people resort to their old habits of coping. Why? Because we want to control the situation. I call it indulging our insecurities. Insecurity [...]
In all the chaos and imposed distancing, we can find solace. We can find growth. We can restore relationship.