"I don't think God wants us to live a miserable life; I think that he wants his followers to be happy..." This is a statement that we hear all too often. There seems to be this idea in modern Christianity that Holiness = Happiness, but I want to challenge that idea. The Bible directly tells … Continue reading Does Holiness Equal Happiness?
We've all heard about "those" churches... You know. the kind that doesn't really preach/teach what the Bible says. The ones who proclaim a watered-down version of the Bible so as to not offend anyone... Yeah, that kind of church. I've visited churches where this is what has occured. I'll be honest with you, while I … Continue reading To Know The Truth (And Be Set Free)
In recent weeks, a very well known pastor of a very large church in the States has been criticized for his answer-or rather, lack of an answer-about abortion while on an incredibly Liberal television talk-show. As I read about what was said, my heart became so burdened for those whom he had the chance to minister … Continue reading Time to Tell The Truth
Last summer, I was at one of my best friends' house, talking with her mom and though I don't remember what about, I do remember saying "But I don't like change!" To which she replied, "Oh honey. the Christian walk is all about change. Changing from a lifestyle of sin to one that follows after Christ; Changing … Continue reading Why The Christian Life is A Lot like Play-Doh
Over the last while, I have been trying to figure out some things. More specifically, where I'm supposed to go in life. I was actually supposed to go to college this year however because of my severe allergies I wasn't able to go. Long story short, not going made me start questioning my whole life; … Continue reading Why We Pray