An Offering Prayer

Lord, please use this gift in a way that will benefit others for the sake of You. This is my sacrifice to You this week, so please take it as a measly token of...


Resisting Temptation

Fighting Temptation

We all know sin. We all know what it feels like to see a temptation, to desire it, and to crave for it. We know that we should resist, but we choose not to....


A Life of Apathy


Were you one of those kids who had perfect attendance in Sunday School, accepted Christ into their hearts when they were five, and only listened to Christian music? I was. I grew up in the...


The God Who Sees


I am a recovering addict. Not to liquor, cigarettes, or even coffee. My drug of choice? I long to feel “seen” — for someone to call me out: “You. Out of all the others,...


27 Million Slaves

End It

Many think of slavery as a thing of the past, but the reality is that there are approximately 27 million slaves in the world today. That includes an estimated 60,100 in the United States. Slavery is...


Who Are You With? God or the World?

God or the World?

When’s the last time you stopped doing and thought about being – thought about being with? We’re all with a lot of the time; we’re with family, with friends, with co-workers, with schoolwork, or...