On Change, Bitterness, and Standing on the Rock

Things have been getting more real over here on the blog lately. I don't enjoy writing about things that I can wrap in beautiful paper and tie up with a bow because it's not real life. That's just not how it goes, and I don't always want to write about my highlights and list the …

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Be Holy, For I Am Holy

We need God to know the difference between right and wrong, and we need God to maintain godly reasoning. Just like that day in the Garden of Eden, if we rely on ourselves, we'll inevitably fall. Sure, have individualized interests, keep your distinct personality, but find your confidence and worth in Christ. Because nothing you are, could you be without Him.

Shine Your Light

We're just past the Christmas season, the time of year when people start being kinder, more generous, more thoughtful and more loving, and reaching for the new year. More people give out of the goodness of their hearts, with the intention of receiving nothing back, shining their light (God's light) in darkness, and forgetting about …

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13 Ways to Stay Godly During College

This post is important. It's important to me because each and every part of the list comes from something I've experienced firsthand, and I want to use that to help other current or soon-to-be college students. So, if you're in that season of life, and you want more tips for remaining pleasing to God, this …

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The Sword of the Spirit + Prayer

"Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, and having shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace; above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one. And take the helmet …

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