Love Is Gone

The protests seem to be never-ending. The marches against white nationalism and anti-Muslim semitism, for feminism and gun control are rampant today. Students in schools across America have taken part in organized walkouts against gun violence, and the teachers are walking out because of the silence they have received in a demand for higher wages….

Lord, Teach Me Compassion

“Lord, teach me compassion,” I prayed, “Show me how to love these people around me. Help me to understand their pain. Break my heart for what breaks Yours.” A few months later, as I was praying and looking back at my journal entries from around that time, I realized that God had given me what…

The Last Dance

Pandemonium. Horror. Fear. Those are words not normally associated with a dance, but when Jesus comes back, those nouns take on a whole new meaning. The Lamb has finally returned, but now as a lion. The despised and rejected Lord has come back as a righteous and judgmental King. He came and went in a…

Five Steps to The Secret of Life

In the past few months, my family has had the honor of attending multiple funerals. If you’ve ever been to a funeral or visitation, which I am doubtless many of you have, you understand the amount of thought that goes into and leaves the event. The families that prepare for such occurrences put a lot…

Hope.

Today, as I was thinking about what topic I should post on, I literally started thinking, “C’mon God. I need something really convicting. Something that will cut to the heart, draw the tears out, and change the world!” I quickly realized my problem, I should’ve spelled it “Come on.” No, seriously, I want to bring…