Finding the Blessings in “Hard”ships

Sometimes, it really does feel like these rough seasons are here to stay. That there is no silver lining in sight. Your circumstances have pummeled you to the ground and you cannot find another reason to smile or go on. But I challenge you my friend, to not look beyond what you see, but to take a great harsh look at your reality. To see how the Lord God is working in your situation and how He is highlighting the unrecognized blessings in your life in new ways!

A Love You Can Trust

I cannot have a marvelous year, if I do not trust God and I cannot trust God if I do not know Him. I believe this was definitely what held a lot of us in captivity in 2018. Many did not know God, others did not believe He was faithful, and all of us lacked being consumed by the love of God. In Francis Chan’s “Crazy Love” he reminds us of how God’s love is our motivation to trust Him and live bold lives.

Lessons from the Adulting Playbook

Have you ever thought where did I ever go wrong? I followed the directions given to me word from word. I bubbled in the right answers. I passed every test and it still feels like I’am sinking in my adult life when I should be prospering. Not a great career or shaky finances. Jesus never promises life will be easy, yet He will give us clarity the minute, even us struggling twenty somethings, humble ourselves and ask for His help.