The Gospel is the Answer to Addiction

I first truly encountered Jesus in 2012. Before I encountered Jesus, my life was ruled by fear and anxiety. I thought I wasn’t “good enough”. I was afraid to try in school out of fear of rejection if I did try. I was a listener and a follower. I drank too much. I started doing […]

That “No” may be a blessing in disguise.

We’ve all been there. We’ve prayed and prayed only to end up receiving a “No” from God. I don’t know about you guys, but often when I’ve gotten a “No” from God I’ve ended up feeling disappointed, hurt and devastated. Sometimes I’ve actually even questioned God and asked Him, “Why God? Why?” I mean, we […]

Need vs. Want

“I need a pumpkin spice latte” “I need new shoes” “I need to go to that concert” “I need that designer hand bag” At various times in our lives we or someone else we know has stated their need to have something or to do something. We say we “need” these things when shouldn’t we […]

You are so much more than that “label”

Admit it. We’ve all been labeled or labeled someone at some point…… Whether it’s by our physical appearance, or religious affiliation, or our skin color. Here are some examples of labels: too skinny, too fat, too emotional, depressed, talks too fast, quiet, shy geek, nerd, smart, stupid, idiot, retard, jock, hipster woman, man straight, gay, […]