The God Who Speaks God’s people are Bible people. The truthfulness and authority of God’s word is rooted in the fact that it comes from God. The God that created all things has authority over all things, and He has not remained silent. The God of the universe did not leave us to figure stuff […]Read more "God’s Word Gathering Dust"
Everyone’s life is directed toward something. Everyone looks for life and purpose somewhere. Some find it in work, by accomplishing their goals and achieving what they believe will make them successful. Some people find it in relationships, in feeling wanted or getting approval from whoever will give it to them. Some look to things, or money, […]Read more "Glory"
I haven’t posted in a while. Sorry about that haha! The past four months I have been preparing and fundraising to step into a new season of full time ministry, and it has been crazy. Praise God I’m getting to the other side of it and now able to look back at what God has […]Read more "Out of Control"
Monday begins my final week of undergrad at the University of Texas. The past four years have been like a ride on one of those rickety wooden rollercoasters: fast, fun, full of ups and downs, a little jerky and painful, but at the end of it all an enjoyable ride. As I reflect on the […]Read more "Thoughts in my Last Week of College"
Humility is hard. I couldn’t think of a more catchy or story-based way to start this one, sorry. Either way, the statement stands true: Humility is hard. If you read that and think to yourself, “No it’s not, I’m great at humility.” You probably don’t have a good grasp on humility, or irony. I think […]Read more "The Christological Model of Humility"
A while back there were these Liberty Mutual commercials on TV. I’ve always really liked them because they depict all these small random acts of kindness, and whenever someone else sees the kindness or receives the kindness, they pass it on to someone else. The basic premise is that people who have been shown love will […]Read more "Pass It On"
(I laughed when reading back over this post at how unpopular the ideas in it generally are. My prayer is that biblical truth and doctrine will stand despite unpopularity, and that these things will grow us in love and trust in God.) So far in the book of Philippians, the focus has been on response. […]Read more "Trusting in God’s Sovereignty"