Why Jesus is More Than the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Life is hard. I don’t have to tell you twice. You might feel the weight of that sentence every single day. You've likely felt the pain of a breakup, job loss, move, loss of a loved one, abuse, difficult friendship, betrayal, financial insecurity, injury or sickness, or difficult transition. You’ve likely felt lonely, depressed, frustrated, angry, irritated, worried, … Continue reading Why Jesus is More Than the Light at the End of the Tunnel

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Why Suicide is NEVER the Answer

Each year 44,965 Americans die by suicide. (source) So often these days we see people losing hope and making the terrible choice to take their own lives. Life is no longer valued like the gift it is. Suicide is portrayed as a GOOD thing and as an "escape" from life's troubles. In the media, suicide is … Continue reading Why Suicide is NEVER the Answer

Encouragement for Those Who Struggle with Depression

Depression. It turns even the happiest person into someone clouded over by darkness. It breaks my heart to think of all the precious people being deceived by depression today. So many people think that life is not worth living anymore because of this lie that has invaded their brains. I personally have never been affected … Continue reading Encouragement for Those Who Struggle with Depression

How God Changed My Life Through One Person’s Obedience

I've been a Christian my entire life. When I was a baby, I was dedicated at my family's church. Then, just a few years later, when I was old enough, I said the prayer and accepted Jesus into my heart. I wasn't quite a "church kid" who just went to church and lived like the … Continue reading How God Changed My Life Through One Person’s Obedience

// Replacing Temporal Happiness with Lasting Joy //

Happiness and joy. Is there really a difference between the happiness this world offers, and the joy found in Jesus? There is - a huge difference. I want to explore in this post the difference between the two and why the happiness of this world is merely a counterfeit of the joy Yahweh offers. Happiness. … Continue reading // Replacing Temporal Happiness with Lasting Joy //

// Complaining – How it Will Ruin You //

Complaining. It’s something we do a lot, but probably not something we want to talk about, or admit to. But, nevertheless, it’s an important topic- one that’s been on my heart lately, and something that consumed a lot of my thoughts last year. As Christians, we’re supposed to have the joy of the Lord, right? … Continue reading // Complaining – How it Will Ruin You //

// Thursday Thankful Things //

This Thursday I'm thankful for... Beautiful sunsets 2 nights in a row My thankfulness journal 🙂 (each night I write down 10 things I'm thankful for from the day) Getting back into journaling this week SNOOOWWW :):):) Letters from friends💕 Studying the Bible + discovering amazing things! What are YOU thankful for today? Romans 1:16-17 … Continue reading // Thursday Thankful Things //