1 John 4:1-3 Today I am sharing a longer passage because I felt like all three verses needed to be shared at the same time. 1 John 4:1-3 says, "Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God,...

It's kinda crazy how many mixed messages are out in the world right now. With the amount of access we have to sermons, blog posts, podcasts, videos, articles and more, it can get really confusing. Add in the fact that there are a million different...

Recently I was looking over my long list of blog post ideas and Rooted in Truth stood out to me. I might have shared this before but most of the time blog post ideas come to me as I am in scripture, as I am...

Most people will agree that it is in life's toughest and hardest seasons that an understanding of what one believes comes true. In other words, when faced with a trial, like infertility or a cancer diagnosis, is when people are really faced with the question...

I can't get enough of Proverbs lately. Over the past week I haven't been able to move past the first few chapters because it's been so good. One of the verses that I can't stop reading is Proverbs 2:6 which says, "Wisdom is a gift from...

I don't know about you, but I always want to go deeper in my faith life. I want to believe for the impossible. I want the kind of faith that makes people uncomfortable. I want the kind of faith that doesn't make sense, which by...

Have you ever planted anything in your backyard? If you have, have you ever wept during the process? The answer is probably not. So why does Psalm 126:6 say, "They weep as they go to plant their seed, but they sing as they return with the...

It only seems appropriate to share a verse on freedom this week, the week of July 4th. Galatians 5:13 says, "You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly...