Christians: Representatives of Jesus

“Now then, we are ambassadors of Christ…” -2 Corinthians 5:20a Our God is a God of love. In fact, He is love (1 John 4:8). There are hundreds of verses in the Bible that declare His fervent love for us (John 3:16, Psalms 136:26, Romans 5:8). But even though God has shown us His love…

Friday Roundup #20

Happy Friday! With the heavenly feeling of the weekend upon us, it’s my job to bring us all back to earth and roundup the best posts of this past week. Oh, and this is the 20th Friday Roundup ever. Ok, ok, stop the party. Let’s goooooo!

Top Posts of 2014: #4- Depression Hurts

I think we can all admit it: nobody likes to be called names, be bullied, or treated like we’re trash. I knew this my whole life, but it recently re-surfaced with someone I just met a little while back. This person, as I’ve seen it, is being hurt by the nastiness thrown his way. No,…

Circles

As I was listening to some music this week, a song appeared that I thought I should share. It has quickly become my favorite song (besides “What Does the Fox Say?”…). Here is “Circles,” by Anthem Lights:

Are You Suffering Right Now?

Suffering is a fundamental part of the Christian faith (2 Timothy 3:12). And your Godly response to it grows through encountering God and meditating on His Word. The following verses, when memorized, can encourage you toward a Godly response to suffering. But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto…