Faith without works is worthless. This is the kind of faith many find themselves trapped in. It’s a trap that seems safe and comfortable on the outside, but ends up robbing us of real joy in Christ. In fact, about a year ago, I had my own experience that taught me what faith really is. … Continue reading Is Your Faith Dead or Alive?
Young women who are running on empty; who feel as though they can’t take another step, this goes out to you. You are loved. You are valued. And, you know what? You’re not alone. I know that sometimes it feels like you are. You face so many pressures every single day. I know what it’s … Continue reading From One Girl to Another: You’re Not Alone
For her, this wasn’t just any ordinary crush. This guy was amazing. He was funny, talented, and handsome. Days went by and the sweet, teenage girl dreamed of when she would see the nice, young man again. Though they only saw each other once in awhile, she found herself thinking about him numerous times throughout … Continue reading What it Really Means to Guard Your Heart
I’ve always thought it’d be amazing to change the world in a huge way; for God to use me to change someone else’s life. However, everything doesn’t always go the way we expect. Sometimes things block our path and we have to find a way around them. As young people, we sometimes get looked down … Continue reading God Can Use You As A Young Person
“The grass withers, the flower fades, but the Word of our God stands forever.” Isaiah 40:8 When was the last time you spent time with Christ? Let me rephrase that. When was the last time you had an amazing, powerful, life-changing time with Christ? See the difference? I can tell you about countless times I’ve … Continue reading How to Have an Amazing Quiet Time With Christ
“I want to dress modestly, but it’s so hard these days!” “There seems to be nothing modest, yet fashionable anywhere.” Have you ever found yourself saying similar things? Giving up on modesty altogether seems like the only option. After all, we don’t want to look too outdated and old fashioned. However, I’ve come to find … Continue reading Embracing Purity With What You Wear: Interview With Rebekah Baird
I had just finished reading a letter from a close friend. The letter was more of a journal she’d been keeping; a record of the good and the bad times. She poured out stories of stress-filled days, sleepless nights, and cries of desperation. Though I knew that God was with her; though I knew that … Continue reading 5 Crucial Tips For Helping a Hurting Friend
I’m out of breath. As I catch up to the other runners up ahead, I scramble to unscrew the cap of my water bottle and take a long, refreshing gulp. The cold water rushing down my throat cools me for a short time, but I feel the need to take another drink only a few … Continue reading The Only Water That Will Satisfy Your Thirst
Happy Mother’s Day everyone! I am so blessed so be able to spend this special time appreciating my mom. So many things she does go unnoticed and I’m super glad that there is a day dedicated to moms who care for their children and demonstrate the unconditional love that God shows toward us. Whether you’re … Continue reading The Blessings of a Mom: Happy Mother’s Day!
Church, As a young person, I get looked down upon. I get seen as someone who can't make a big difference. I get lumped together with the stereotype of being a trouble making, disrespectful, teenager. But, in some people's eyes, I'm looked up to as someone who can live a life of purity, honor, and … Continue reading Dear Church: This is What I Ask