Character speaks loudest.

Who we are weighs more than what we say. Up until my early twenties, I leaned towards thinking that people and their words were knit together. It wasn’t because I didn’t struggle to live up to what I said but I had a sincere desire to allow God to empower me to live everything He…

True peace.

Facing trials with confidence. If you’re like me, you’ve probably wondered why we face so many troubles in this world. It’s easy to shy away from hard circumstances because we like to live comfortable lives, but we, as Christians, should face difficulty differently than the world does. The world doesn’t know true peace because they…

Stay true.

Refusing to let the world change you. Every day, our minds and hearts are forced into the mould of the world. We are told how to think, act, and look. Most people think that following the pull of the culture will give them a sense of identity and the approval of others. As Christians, we…

Escaping the trap of the self.

If you lose your life you will find it. We live in an age of self-indulgence. People everywhere are obsessed with how to make themselves happy. We are conditioned by the world around us to want more and more things in the hopes of finally being fulfilled. We are also promised the power to do…

A moment of silence.

Simple insights with eternal weight. Taking a quiet walk can reveal so much to the soul. I know many Christians have a daily devotional time when they spend time reading the Bible and praying and doing this makes them feel satisfied. They also try to stay connected to God during their daily activities but it’s…

They focus on the here and now.

This world is lonely and cold. Why do people focus more on temporary instead of focusing on eternal? Why do they live a life of emptiness? Why do they lie to themselves by thinking that they are fulfilled when they clearly know they are not? I look around and all I see are shadows that get…