The other day, I was skimming through Pinterest (my very favorite site), when I came across this picture. I had actually seen it several times before, often with the reference Psalm 46:5 and always with a lovely picture of some girl. The thing is, I didn’t remember or recognize this verse at all. Well, by … [See more…]
The watch word for our culture is “in”. Are these clothes in, is that phrase in, am I in? It may sound like a middle school cliche, but look at the people around you. Look at yourself and your own life choices. We are constantly trying to do what everyone else is doing, what’s acceptable, essentially, … [See more…]
In Episode 5 of the Wicket Gate, Benjamin details five things we can learn about God from the Bible, and why we must learn about God. The five things mentioned in the video: 1. God has a Holy Standard 2. God is Love 3. God has a Perfect Plan 4. God is Preparing a Heavenly … [See more…]
There once was a little girl who cried for hours when her haircut was a few inches shorter than usual. She cried when her family moved, when she changed schools, and when she had to give her clothes to her little sister. When she grew up, she even cried as she waved goodbye to her … [See more…]
Happy Independence Day!
When I was younger and was really excited about something, say a vacation we were about to take, I would inevitably walk into Sunday School or a church service and hear, “Jesus is coming back someday!” I would then get all worried that Jesus would come back before the vacation had even started, and once … [See more…]