What a Criminal Taught Me About Real Love

Cries of desperation escaped him in his dying moments. His entire life was one of self-fulfillment and deceit. This man was no one to be proud of. In fact, he was looked down upon. Now, as his life flashed before his eyes, he could only wonder if God would ever accept him.  It was in … Continue reading What a Criminal Taught Me About Real Love

You Can’t Change People…Stop Trying

"You need to release the load that God never meant for you to carry, and focus on what He has called you to do." ~Unknown I tried and tried. It seemed, no matter how hard I tried, I always failed. Why wasn't I making an impact? Why wouldn't they listen to me? I wanted God … Continue reading You Can’t Change People…Stop Trying

Don’t Miss Your Opportunities

Raindrops hit the ground as they're swept aside by the windshield wipers. To the left, a young man gently plays his guitar, the case open for anyone who cares to drop in some change. On the right, a little girl and her mom rush to their car, packages and colored bags in hand. The city … Continue reading Don’t Miss Your Opportunities

How to Evangelize When No One Will Listen

"Hi! We're from the Seventh-Day Adventist church down the street. We brought some books that we want to share with you." "I don't have time for this." And, with that, the door was closed in our faces. A small Bible study group I was a part of decided to go around the neighborhood and pass … Continue reading How to Evangelize When No One Will Listen

12 Bible Verses for the Girl Whose Parents Are Divorced

I'm going to shoot straight with you. I've never had to go through the divorce of my parents. I have no idea what it's like or how hard it can be. However, I do have friends who have had to go through their parents' divorce and I know that it's not easy. Because I don't … Continue reading 12 Bible Verses for the Girl Whose Parents Are Divorced

When You Claim to be Saved, but Wonder if You Really Are

Rachel was your typical "good girl". She went to church every week, was active in youth group, and her friends knew that she was a Christian. Whenever the pastor gave a call and offered people the chance to stand up and re-surrender their lives to God, she was one of the first to stand. If … Continue reading When You Claim to be Saved, but Wonder if You Really Are

You’ve Made a Big Mistake…Does God Still Love You?

Written By: Kayla Marie He had everything he could dream of, but even he was susceptible to temptation. The moment King David saw Bathsheba, he wanted her. He wasn't going to let the fact that she was already married stop him. It wasn't long until Bathsheba found out she was pregnant. David, not knowing what … Continue reading You’ve Made a Big Mistake…Does God Still Love You?