Trust

TRUST I wanted to write this blog in reverence of what I have been dealing with lately. To give you guys a basic overview, I have been extremely stressed with school, jobs, relationships, and anything else going on in my life right now as I have a full plate. The...

Tiny Lies

People lie for multiple reasons. They lie to get out of trouble, appear to be something they are not, get out of plans,  make their friends feel better about themselves, etc. “It wasn’t me.” “Oh yea, I’ve totally done that.” “I can’t today. I have homework.” “Your...

Forgiveness = God at Work In You

Hey! Over the past few weeks something that has been on my mind a lot is forgiveness. Whether it is our forgiveness from God or our forgiveness from others, it is a huge part of our life on earth and our walk with God. Something that I know can be sometimes hard to...

I Declare…

Don’t you just love walking outside and admiring the beauty of the world? I sure do. One of my favorite places to go is the beach because almost everything about it is so pretty and relaxing. I say almost everything because sharks terrify me and definitely do not...

Everything Has “Fallen into Place”

This week its C. J.’s turn! A huge thought that has recently been crossing my mind is the way that the world has come about. Not specifically the innovations and advances in technology or the economy, but more along the lines of physical things such as humans,...

Tessa’s Thoughts on Phil 4:13

More thoughts from Tessa:   Verses are often misinterpreted, even popular ones you might see in your day to day life. A verse that comes to mind is Philippians 4:13.   “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”   This is often seen pertaining to...

Thoughts on Prayer

This weeks blog comes from Tessa Billips – one of our youth interns this year.     Prayer can sometimes be confusing. A question that’s often asked is, “am I doing it right?” I’ve been thinking about this lately and if there is a way to pray wrong. I read this...

What the World Needs

This weeks blog comes to you from C. J. Davenport, one of our youth group members and one of our Youth Interns this year.  Love. This word holds a meaning that often times is overused and underrated. What is love? When we hear this word, most people think of...
Can I Be Forgiven?

Can I Be Forgiven?

Her lips were drawn back to reveal a set of finely sharpened teeth as she crept up on her prey. The victim was completely unaware of its impending doom as its tormentor began her approach… closer… and closer… she was mere inches from clamping down on her prey’s neck...
A Passion for the Presence of God

A Passion for the Presence of God

“Communication is Key”   I wish I had a billion more hands so I could count all the times I’ve heard that phrase. Especially when my dad would sit me down and give me relationship advice (now of course I realize everything he said was true) he...