Def: a life interwoven with the one who owns him Paul describes himself in this way… “If pleasing people were my goal, I would not be Christ’s servant” Gal 1:10
So this summer, i have the awesome opportunity to live here in Chicago. Right near the city and with 76 other college students. God has used the past year, the people i know, the churches i’m a part of and the challenges i’ve faced to get here. There have been so many times when i am unfaithful to my faithful God, ungrateful to my gracious God, and so unworthy of a worthy God, but He,...
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
“Always be full of joy in the Lord. I say it again- rejoice! Let everyone see that you are considerate in all you do. Remember, the Lord is coming soon. Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your...
More than enough for me
“God’s love outshines the sun”
So in education class today we did a writing workshop, learned about the different types of poetry and wrote poetry! Mine’s an acronym:) Here is my piece of art… T…time R…roadways A…airways/adventurous V…vivacious E…epic L…lively
This might be one of the sweetest FB statuses I’ve seen in a while… :) “First date at Rush’s $12 - Flowers to ask her to prom $15 - Trips to and from Winthrop $40 - Being married to the love of my life for 7 months PRICELESS”
Recently while my family has been going through some tough times, my friend gave me some really sweet, encouraging words. She told me to continue this statement… Jesus, You are my… Comfort Refuge Lord Strength Shield Deliverer Lover Father Help Friend Rock Constant Joy …My prayer is to always believe this. to never run out of Jesus’ attributes. and to...
I am Najood, 10 and Divorced
This country is called Yemen. It was in this extraordinary and turbulent country, barely ten years ago, that a little girl named Najood was born. A tiny wisp of a thing, Najood is neither a queen nor a princess. She is a normal girl with parents and plenty of brothers and sisters. Like all children her age, she loves to play hide-and-seek and adores chocolate. When she smiles, a tiny dimple...
God you’ve shown me your perfection and my imperfections. No matter how messed up I am: my thoughts, my words, my actions, and my heart, Lord you’re constant and your grace is amazing to me. It is eternal and it is always before me and beside me. I thank you for that, that i dont have to get all my thoughts and act together before coming before you in worship. I dont have to analyze...
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The day is coming… Passion 2011 will be here before I know it. Lord I pray that you are preparing my heart and the hearts of those going with me, God keep our ears, minds and hearts open that we may hear what you teach us and apply it to our lives. Thank you for my generation and that we have the ability to bring glory to your name!
My Princess Bride
I can only imagine my Prince Jesus telling me these words… “You have captured my heart, my princess. I will always love you. From the moment I dreamed you up, I loved and adored you. This love I have for you is never ending and ever present. My heartfelt desire is for you to walk through all your days knowing you are truly the love of My life. I never want you to feel you have to earn...
And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving...
Nevermind searching for who you are, search for the person you aspire to be.
"Oh Christ, be the center of my life"