Shame, Shame, I Know Your Name


Read Isaiah 54:4, 1 John 2:2, and Psalm 34:5. Someone once told me that you are a combination of the things that you've experienced. The things that you've done - the things that have been done to you - that's what makes you who you are. And for a long time I accepted this as …


Overcoming Discouragement in Ministry


Dedicating our lives to a ministry that we love can bring so much meaning to our lives. It can make us feel like we’re tapping into a piece of our purpose, into the depths of why we were created. Serving out of love for Christ and people can be rewarding, but if we aren’t careful, …

Brand New


Read 2 Corinthians 5:17, Ephesians 4:24, Isaiah 62:4, and Romans 6:6.  In a recent semester I was in a creative class for my major. We started off the semester with some innovative ways to try to remember each other's names better and get to know our classmates, and one of the games we played required …