Is God Real?

Heart racing, head pounding, I sat in bed curled in the fetal position. Is God real? Did Jesus actually die on the cross? Is there really a heaven? My mind raced with possibilities of God’s existence. Every new question filling me with more fear than the one before. Each new encounter with the terror pounding … More Is God Real?

Poem: Peace comes through admitting your vulnerability

I’ve been talking with my therapist about learning to be emotionally honest and vulnerable. I hate crying, especially in front of people. I feel emotions very deeply so I also don’t like sitting with painful things I experience. My tendency is to find a way to overpower it with scripture, confidence, positivity or whatever I … More Poem: Peace comes through admitting your vulnerability

How the devil’s deception leads you into the mouth of a lion

1 Peter 5:8 “Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour” Make no mistake. Satan’s method is deception and his goal is death every single time he interacts with you. Lions typically don’t roar when they hunt. They hunt in the cover … More How the devil’s deception leads you into the mouth of a lion

[ How to live in between the pain of life and the promises of God. ]

Heartache. Healing. Joy. Grief. Pain. Peace. All of these are realities of life we see scattered throughout the Bible. Many of these experiences can be part of our daily existence. But how? How can we live on planet earth, know the God of hope and still feel heart shattering grief? How can we live with … More [ How to live in between the pain of life and the promises of God. ]