The Day I Left My Secret Legalism

The Day I Left My Secret Legalism

I sat in the rumbling room not knowing whether to close my ears or to just let myself explode in the emotion of it all. The worship leader had ensured that we would only hear the music and our own thoughts with the Father, undistracted by everything around us. I felt...
Wholly Inadequate

Wholly Inadequate

Adequate: satisfactory or acceptable in quality or quantity. Adequacy: the state or quality of being adequate. I spent my teenage years, as most do, trying to fulfill these two definitions though others’ opinions of me. I spent my dating relationship with Austin...
The Beginnings of Great Glory

The Beginnings of Great Glory

Glory. What a word? Merriam-Webster defines this word as praise, honor, or distinction extended by common consent or a state of great gratification or exaltation. It’s a word that floods many heads and hearts when thinking of winning the big game. It comes to...
The Love Study

The Love Study

  This week has been a lot. A lot of red, a lot of pink, a lot of close up pictures of roses and sappy Facebook posts (I will totally admit that I was responsible for writing one of them). I would be lying if I said that I hate Valentine’s day. I love a good...
God’s Word: The Best of Transcripts

God’s Word: The Best of Transcripts

“…but in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect” (1 Peter 3:15 ESV) Originally posted 2017-02-16...