Christ, fear, salvation, trust, work

why I am observing a Lenten fast, even though I am not Catholic.

This last Sunday, the message at my church was about our “crosses to bear.” In Luke 14:27, Jesus says “And whosoever does not bear is cross and come after me cannot be my disciple.” So often, it was pointed out to us that the statement “that’s just my/his/her/our/their cross to bear” is used in reference… Continue reading why I am observing a Lenten fast, even though I am not Catholic.

be.you.ty project, Christ, ministry, testimony

Jesus calls, but it’s not what you think it is.

I’m the kind of person who comes off as very stubborn, unwilling to learn sometimes, and a bit prideful; and I swear it’s totally a front (all faults, I’m well aware…). However, on the inside, I have a huge heart for learning and love conviction when I know it comes from the Holy Spirit at… Continue reading Jesus calls, but it’s not what you think it is.

anger, Christ, emotions, love, personal relationships

people suck sometimes.

It's really just a fact of life that I think we all need to accept and get over, and I mean that as optimistically as possible. People can just really be rotten sometimes, you know? That might be mean to say, and I'm not trying to say I don't still love people, but just because… Continue reading people suck sometimes.

anxiety, Christ, emotions, fear, loneliness, love, peace, personal relationships, satan, sex, trust, unbelief, worth

locked out of heaven.

I'm very sorry, Bruno Mars. Somebody lied to you (and my money's on Satan). Her sex might seem like it's taking you to paradise, but believe me, it ain't lettin' you into heaven at all. See, it is written that the thief - aka: the devil - only comes to do three things: 1)steal, 2)kill,… Continue reading locked out of heaven.