I used to be a terrible little liar. Not terrible in that I wasn’t good at it, rather I used to do it a lot. I’ve learned over the years that my motives for lying was always to escape some kind of pain, either my own, or to prevent pain for others. All the while, … Continue reading Reject The Lie
These past few days have been a whirlwind of long days with little sleep and meeting with lots of the missionaries in Extreme Nazarene Missions. Currently, I’m sitting on the floor in the living room of my missionary friends’ house getting ready to head to bed to rest for, yet another, wild travel day. Tomorrow, … Continue reading More Than Design
After being a Christian for five years (I grew up in the church, but I really only consider myself an active Christian as of five years ago), it would be reasonable to assume that I would have my spiritual life together. You hear that internal voice saying to yourself now, “But, Christians don’t ever stop … Continue reading What Does it Mean to Sow to the Spirit?
“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.” 2 Corinthians 3:17 Everyone has insecurities. We are living in a culture that wants to expose that truth. Each one of us potentially faces some sort of insecurity. It’s awesome that we want to talk about these things. … Continue reading Insecurities and the Spirit of Truth
Hello! Yeah, it’s been awhile since you’ve heard from me. Let that be a testament to how incredibly busy I have been, though no excuse is sufficient really, so I’m sorry I’ve been bad with communication lately. I’m so glad that you’re reading though, because I have a lot of awesome stuff to share with … Continue reading Let’s Catch Up
On the mission field in Peru, worship music was not something to necessarily brag about. In most cases, the worship team was made up of people who knew generally how to shake a tambourine and pluck a guitar, and the vocals carried the characteristic of sounding raw and untrained. It was interesting hearing Hillsong music sung … Continue reading Worship Is All About You
Everyday is a new day with new struggles. When I was in Peru, I thought that time was going to be the most defining time of my life. I think I might have been wrong. Moving to Boise has been one of the biggest challenges with which I’ve ever had to face. Here are the … Continue reading Joy in the Struggle