Be the Light

“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” -Matthew 5:16 No one likes stepping outside of their comfort zone. Who enjoys the sweaty hands and nervous feeling that comes with it. Because it is such a hated thing, we often trick ourselves into thinking…

Are You Ready To Be A Burning Bush?

“There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up. So Moses thought, ‘I will go over and see this strange sight—why the bush does not burn up.’ When the Lord saw that he…

A Fresh Perspective

“A son honors his father, And a servant his master. If then I am the Father, Where is My honor? And if I am a Master, Where is My reverence?” -Malachi 1:6 Imagine the scene: you’re summoned to come before a great and mighty king, and you’re terrified! He is a kind but just king- there is a gentle fire that burns in his eyes. This…

When “Yes, Lord” Means A Trial

*Today, we are pleased to publish a guest post by another one of our good friends!* “Natalie! Please! Make it stop, it hurts too much!” my phone read as the screen illuminated, thus throwing shadows against my wall and near my bed. Still awake, my eyes struggled to focus on the text notification in my…

How to Get Rid of Haters

As teenagers, we receive a lot of flack from the world. We’re horribly stereotyped. Teenagers are the rambunctious (+10 points for spelling, er, autocorrect), disrespectful, good-for-nothing people in our society. Those who have gone before us may not have been exactly “good” kids, so we’re naturally placed in a category that may or may not…