Christian Writing

3 Things to Remember When You’re Grieving

What do you do when grief comes in, when it feels like everything comes crashing down around you? We all face grief at some point in our lives. The question is, how do we find joy and hope in Jesus when darkness comes in and seems to steal our joy? It can be so easy… Continue reading 3 Things to Remember When You’re Grieving

Advertisements
Christian Writing, Series

How to Have God-Honoring Relationships with Your Family

Relationships can be super tricky. Whether they are friendships, family relationships, or romantic relationships, I'm sure you have faced some struggles with relationships at one point or another. I wanted to do a series on how to have God-honoring relationships with those around us - family, friends, and romantic relationships! The goal of this series… Continue reading How to Have God-Honoring Relationships with Your Family

Christian Writing

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

Christian Writing

Tips on Studying God’s Word

Studying the Word of God can be very daunting - with 66 books, 31,102 verses, it can be overwhelming. In this post I want to talk about some simple ways to dig deep into the Word of God. If you have never read the Bible before, I encourage you to find a plan to go… Continue reading Tips on Studying God’s Word

Christian Writing

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

Christian Writing

The Importance of Loving Others

Reaching out and showing love is what we are all called to do as Christians and servants of God. However, we oftentimes miss the opportunities that are right in front of us. The girl that sits alone at lunch. The moody person checking you out at your local grocery store. The old lady that looks… Continue reading The Importance of Loving Others

Christian Writing

// The Dangers of Peer Pressure + Going With the Flow //

The past month or two I've been seeing lots of chain posts on social media and it's reminded me of something that is very dangerous - peer pressure + going with what is socially accepted or deemed as "normal." Most of the time these days people don't see the danger in going with the flow… Continue reading // The Dangers of Peer Pressure + Going With the Flow //

Christian Writing

// 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 //

Christian Writing

// Why I’m Not Celebrating Easter //

I've celebrated Resurrection Sunday (aka Easter) my whole life. When I was younger I loved getting candy each year in a cute lil' basket, and as I got older I saw the beautiful meaning behind Easter - Christ dying for me to set me free. However...something has changed now. I found out a couple years… Continue reading // Why I’m Not Celebrating Easter //

Christian Writing

// 5 Ways to Overcome Fear, Doubt, and Worry //

Imagine you're the owner of a house, and the door is always cracked open. Someone comes to your door one day, and at first, they seem friendly and like a normal person, so you let them in. However, once you do so, they end up inviting themselves (and some of their friends) to stay for… Continue reading // 5 Ways to Overcome Fear, Doubt, and Worry //