Jesus and Lazarus

Jesus and Lazarus

On Good Friday, I went to a worship night where the worship leader mentioned that we were celebrating the grave being opened by resurrection life!  Before he could say the name of Jesus however, to my surprise, the first person I thought of was Lazarus.   You see, Lazarus (whose story can be found in [...]

From Winter to Spring

From Winter to Spring

--------- Part two to my last blog: (Not) Blaming God ---------   I want to encourage someone today: Spring is coming. Even better, Spring ALWAYS comes.   There are ALWAYS four seasons.  It’s the way God created the earth, and it reveals His goodness.  He brings us out of the cold, dead Winter into the cool, [...]

(Not) Blaming God

(Not) Blaming God

Recently God has impressed it on my heart to check my first reaction when something happens that doesn’t go according to my plan. Do I blame Him, or do I praise Him? Whether it’s small, frustrating things that happen in my day-to-day, or huge, horrible things that happen in the world around me, I want [...]

Surrender the Seeds

Surrender the Seeds

On the one year anniversary of my blog, I want to share something God taught me in October that I still think about almost every day... A couple months ago on my birthday weekend, I visited a church I dearly love and used to go to all the time in college called Upper Room (you [...]