Give Up Everything to Follow Jesus (Luke 18)

Read: Luke 18:1-43 I noticed a theme in these passages: those who make the right decision are those who are willing to give up everything to follow Jesus, and those who make the wrong decision are those who are still hanging on to something that is preventing them from following Jesus. Verse eight implies that, … Read more

God Loves Cats

I was walking my dog downtown, and he went up to try and sniff someone. I asked him to sit, and then told the girl that she could pet him. I asked her if she wanted prayer for anything. She said I could pray for her family, so I did. I asked her if she … Read more

Who You Really Are (Romans 8:1-11)

When I was a kid, I felt really insecure about myself. I performed very well academically, mainly because I was trying to impress my teachers and receive verbal praise from them, especially my male teachers. I lived off of their encouragement because I had no father figure at home who encouraged me. For a long … Read more

Identity in Christ: Find Your Purpose

When I was praying earlier last week, God began to deposit this concept into my mind. You can split up this topic of identity into three components: You are saved and loved by Jesus, therefore no longer going to hell No longer a sinner, but saved You have the Holy Spirit, which means you are … Read more

God Heals Hips

I was driving home today after visiting a friend. On my way home I was thinking and praying because I feel like God is so present in my life and on board with everything I’m doing, and I was trying to figure out how to convey that to people to encourage them. I heard God … Read more

Three Feels So Much Stronger Than Two (Ecclesiastes 4:12)

Ecclesiastes 4:12 says, “Though one may be overpowered by another, two can withstand him. And a threefold cord is not quickly broken” (Eccl. 4:12, NKJV).[1] I think this Bible verse describes our church well. We are only three (not counting children) but three feels so much stronger than two. When we were praying together two … Read more

God Heals a Stomach Ache

We were in the car when my toddler said she had a stomach ache. I prayed for her right then and there, and she immediately said her stomach didn’t hurt any more!