To give some background, I have run cross country for three years. By the end of my second year I was part of the top 5 girls+we made it to state. I also earned my varsity letter+ had personal record time of 23:15. Before running XC, I was not previously involved in sports, nor was … Continue reading what i’ve learned from cross country//tips for running a varsity time
Earthly fathers aren’t always perfect. Fathers walk out on children, abuse them, control them excessively. Some fathers don’t love as the Father loves. But there is good news-for all those children whose fathers have not given the love of a father-you have a heavenly father who will never give up on you. You have a … Continue reading let God be your father when earthly fathers fail
This is a continuation of my song series featuring some of my favorite songs and commentary on their lyrics! This is my second song feature, the first being “Thy Will,” so go check that out if you missed it. The song I am sharing today is “Praying” by Kesha. I chose “Praying” because I think … Continue reading praying//kesha//song series
Having faith and spreading the gospel doesn’t always feel like the most delightful or proud situation to be in. But when others don’t agree or put you down for what you believe, that can sometimes affect our relationship with our faith. But it shouldn’t lessen our faith-it should increase our faith. Romans 1:16 For I … Continue reading do not be ashamed of the faith
Astrology readings, palm readings, and other “future-seeing” practices are pretty common in our life, are they not? I’ve just recently noticed just how prominent they are in our society. But should we, as Christians, partake in this practice? Deuteronomy 18:10 Let there not be found among you anyone who causes their son or daughter to … Continue reading should christians use tarot cards/horoscopes/palm readings?
Drinking and alcohol are a major part of our society. It’s part of socialization, of dealing with life, and having fun. It’s everywhere, it’s not uncommon, and we’re used to it. When we turn 21 we don’t even think about not drinking as an option. But is drinking really the best choice for a Christian? … Continue reading why i choose not to drink in the future
1 Thessalonians 5:14-We urge you, brothers, admonish the idle, cheer the fainthearted, support the weak, be patient with all. (Idle=lazy, Fainthearted=lacking courage) Admonish the lazy=bring them back into the mindset of what actually matters, about what it means to be a Christian, but do it with a kind and non-judgemental heart. Cheer the fainthearted=show those … Continue reading bible study:1 thessalonians 5:14-22 reflection//the truth of being a Christian