How to Become the Sibling You’ve Always Wanted

Guaranteed, we've all had times when our siblings got on our last nerve. We've also had times when our siblings surprised us and we couldn't wish for a better brother or sister. Whatever the circumstance, the relationships we develop within our family are some of the most crucial relationships we'll ever have. As a young … Continue reading How to Become the Sibling You’ve Always Wanted

Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 3

The people were wicked. They were rebellious. They turned against everything good and embraced evil. That was then. This is now.  If you take a good, hard look at our world today, it's complete chaos. We allow technology to tear us away from each other. We let the government decide how we should run our … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 3

Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 2

"If you keep complaining, you'll be going in 'time out' when we get home." Most of us would agree that, if we tell a child to do or not do something, we expect them to listen. If they continue to disobey, naturally, there will be consequences. These consequences aren't to make them feel bad or … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 2

Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 1

My eyes widened as I looked intently at the street corner. There, stood a man and a woman, holding up signs declaring God's wrath and the world's need to repent from their sin. Down the road, a large church sign read something like "Jesus is the only way to flee God's wrath." All around me were messages … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 1

Finding Hope When God Feels Far Away

The sun slowly disappears. Your pain, your mistakes, and your worries come rushing in. The night has begun. Whispers find their way to your mind, telling you no one's here. No one cares. No one understands. Where is God when you need Him most? You can't help but wonder if He's still here. "Save me, … Continue reading Finding Hope When God Feels Far Away

Is Christian Fellowship Really Necessary?

"It's just amazing that we can be here with so many other Christians!" My friend and I were at an international Camporee for Pathfinders (the youth group of Seventh-Day Adventists all around the world). We were camping in another state with over 50,000 people and were on fire for what we would learn and accomplish … Continue reading Is Christian Fellowship Really Necessary?