My Part

Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth. (2 Timothy 2:15 ESV) I long to abide—to stay in deep fellowship with my God. The thought of  holding on for a lifetime is wearying, but there is great, sustaining […]

What it takes

Abide. Remain. Do not depart. This is what we have been charged with. The Christian life is all about holding on and staying connected to the source of all we need. I long to be tied to the dock—for a lifetime. Not just today, tomorrow, or next week, but to the end. Honestly? The thought of holding tightly […]

For When My House is in Chaos

For when my kitchen is a mess… …the living room has exploded… …and the laundry is taking over… …and for when I am weary of it all… …I am thankful that when the God of all order looks at me He sees Christ’s perfect obedience—not all the chaos in my life, nor my disobedience. For […]

Die Young {Book Review}

“…when his love is all that surrounds you and all that contains you and all that you contain, then life is a whole new ball game. What was down is now up, what was death is not life, what was less is now more, and what was weakness is now strength; there is no more […]

Jesus+Nothing=Everything {Review and Giveaway}

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How do I grow as a Christian? If you had asked me this question when I was 5 years old, this is how I would have answered: Ask Jesus into my heart, and try to be a good person. Same question at age 15: Go to church. Read your Bible. Be a light to the […]