Filed under Salvation

What Is Your Soap Box?

“Oh, please don’t get them started!” Have you ever had someone say that about you? Everyone has “the subject”. The one area that if you begin conversing, you’ll go on for hours. You know, the topic that causes a quiet person to turn into an arm waving, loud voiced fein. Everyone has one, what’s yours? … Continue reading

Why Should We Worship?

Worship. Many people disagree on this subject. There is a lot of debate and discussion about this topic. The goal of this post is not to enter into that debate. Though I have an opinion (that I think is biblical), I respect my fellow brothers & sisters in Christ who would disagree with me. We … Continue reading

My Answer To 3 Scenarios

Scenario 1: A friend of mine has been going through some trying times. Health, work problems, and God directing, but where does she go? She is having a hard time believing that God will provide. She is struggling to believe He will provide for her good. Recently she looked at me and said something like, … Continue reading

The World’s Boringest Testimony

Several years ago during the Next conference I was in awe at my salvation story. During the conference, Carson referenced that he grew up in a Christian home and was genuinely saved as a pre-teen. Kevin DeYoung & Josh Harris had similar stories of how they were both saved as teens. Kevin DeYoung mentioned that … Continue reading

Who Were You Five Years Ago?

A good friend of mine, Emily, posted a very good question on her blog. “How has God changed you in the last 5 years? How have His amazing works of grace transformed you from who you once were?” This is a very good question, one I enjoy pondering. Looking back is always very encouraging. I … Continue reading

Enough

If asked what was the main lesson I’ve learned from this extended period of singleness; I would answer the gospel. Duh! You might say. Cop-out, you might think. But, that would be a sincere answer. I’m nearing 30 and no guy is in sight. I’m a far cry from the 18yr. old bride I had … Continue reading

My Salvation Story

Glorious God, I bless thee that I know thee. I once lived in the world, but was ignorant of its Creator, was partaker of thy providences, but knew not the Provider, was blind while enjoying the sunlight, was deaf to all things spiritual, with voices all around me, understood many things, but had no knowledge … Continue reading