3 Steps To A Miracle?

Scroll through the titles of your latest blog feed. Glance over the articles of your closest magazine stand. I bet you that there are at LEAST a few that have some sort of a number in them. “7 Steps to Bust Belly Fat.” “5 Things To Do To Raise A Well-Rounded Child.” “10 Things Rich People Do With Their Money.” Continue Reading

WWJS – Part 2

In my last post I talked about some of the attributes of the kingdom of God that we learn about in the Old Testament; perfect bodies, no death or sorrow, restored earth, peace with people and animals, love and acceptance among each other for eternity, just to name a few. Sounds like a pretty great place to live! It is definitely I place that I want to be able to experience and be a part of. I also want as many other people to be a part of it as possible. Continue Reading

WWJS

Maybe you’ve all seen the acronym WWJD. It was pretty popular for awhile among Christians and was a symbol to remind them “What Would Jesus Do”. It challenged people to think about who Jesus was and how he acted during his time on earth. He was kind and compassionate to people, he healed the sick, he taught the lost, he helped the poor, he prayed to God; the list can go on and on.  Continue Reading

When Faith Gets in the Way

Having faith in God can be a tricky belief to navigate in today’s world. Christians are often labeled as hypocrites, judgmental, prudes, or uptight. When you tell people you are a Christian you are running the risk of getting all of those stereotypes thrown in your face.  I’ve had people roll their eyes at me, quickly disengage from conversation with me, or avoid me altogether. This can be hurtful and frustrating and sometimes it makes me want to just give up and not talk about God with others. Talk about sports or puppies or jobs – mindless chatter. Play it safe. It would be easier. More comfortable. Probably more fun. Right?  Continue Reading