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Sweet Sixteen

Alright, everyone--this one is in honor of my sweet sixteen, which I just celebrated on Mother's Day. I know I've posted several Jamie Grace songs, but they are just so good! What I like about this song is how it details a bunch of things that teenage girls are concerned about, and brings it back… Continue reading Sweet Sixteen

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Preach the Gospel toYourself

I really don't feel like blogging today. Don't ask me why. I don't really know why. I just--I just don't. Maybe because it's one of those days when I don't feel like a very good Christian. More than just one of those days--one of those weeks, months... years? You know how it goes. You feel… Continue reading Preach the Gospel toYourself

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Your Feelings are Not God…

Today I'm going to share a lovely quote about feelings and Truth. My feelings are not God. God is God. My feelings do not define Truth. God's Word defines Truth. My feelings are echoes and responses to what my mind perceives. And sometimes--many times--my feelings are out of sync with the Truth. When that happens--… Continue reading Your Feelings are Not God…

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The Christian and the Environment

This is an essay I wrote for school which fits nicely with Earth Day, which was on Sunday. Enjoy! Every year on April 22nd, almost two hundred countries around the world celebrate the earth. This is Earth Day, when everyone is invited to plant a tree, clean up trash, or conserve energy. As everyone spends… Continue reading The Christian and the Environment

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A Letter to my Fellow High School Student

Dear fellow high school student, We're kind of in the same season of life, aren't we? We're both floundering around, trying to scramble up onto the mountain of adulthood without falling off the edge of a cliff. At least--that's how it feels to me. High school means more than hanging around with friends and eating… Continue reading A Letter to my Fellow High School Student

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“Heaven (Fix Things)” Song

My laptop is having technical difficulties (as in, it hasn’t turned on in a week) and our internet has been down all day, so I have a very short post for you guys. I’m just going to share this song that I really love, called “Heaven (Fix Things)” by Jamie Grace. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvzV816PpCM A little backstory:… Continue reading “Heaven (Fix Things)” Song

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Jesus Prays for You

It's the night of the Last Supper. Jesus has just finished washing his disciples feet, predicting who will betray Him, and giving a long talk to His disciples, covering everything from the Holy Spirit to foretelling His death and resurrection. And then, Jesus lifts his eyes up to heaven and offers up what we now… Continue reading Jesus Prays for You

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Resource for Growing in Grace (part 2)

Okay, everyone, here's part two of my favorite resources for "growing in grace." Last time I gave some of my favorite resources (mainly websites) for girls, but this time it's a lot more general. Without much further introduction, here are some of my favorite websites and ministries: Desiring God Anyone who's been around my blog… Continue reading Resource for Growing in Grace (part 2)

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Resources for Growing in Grace (Part 1)

Hello everyone! Today I'm going to do something a little different, so buckle your seatbelts. As Christians, we have been commanded not only to stand fast in what we know, but also to grow in it. As 2 Peter 3:17-18 says, "You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard so that you are… Continue reading Resources for Growing in Grace (Part 1)