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The Gospel In My History Class

It is the strangest experience in the world to sit in a secular history class and listen to your teacher preach the gospel. "Today we're going to be talking about the Protestant Reformation." My teacher cleared her throat and took a sip of water before proceeding to explain my faith to the entire class. "One… Continue reading The Gospel In My History Class

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An Empty Vessel

My alarm goes off. From the moment I open my eyes, I just want to close them again. From the moment I get out of bed, I just want to crawl back under those covers. Can you identify? It's not chronic fatigue. It's not the result of an overly busy schedule or too many classes… Continue reading An Empty Vessel

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God Will Do What He Says (In Spite of Me) *Repost*

Alright everyone. I am currently on a college visit out-of-state, so I am reposting an old post today. But please read it, because (am I allowed to say this?) it encouraged me when I re-read it. This morning I read Luke 1 and was struck with how similar I am to Zacharias. Let me give… Continue reading God Will Do What He Says (In Spite of Me) *Repost*

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You Will Never Be Worthy (But Jesus Is)

Sometimes I feel discouraged by reading the New Testament. There are 1,050 commands in the New Testament alone, complete with seventy-four things to be and thirty things to not be... Do you ever look at even a few and realize that, even as a Christian, saved by grace, loved by Jesus, walking in the light-- you… Continue reading You Will Never Be Worthy (But Jesus Is)