Have you ever heard someone said, "I don't deserve to go through XYZ?" He or she could be talking about any number of things like infertility or cancer? Personally I always want to respond with "What you actually deserve is death on the cross." Because...

Forgiveness. Eww. Not a fun topic to talk about. For me, I would prefer to talk about the hard stuff. The stuff that makes people cringe. The stuff that might make people uncomfortable because I believe it's the hard topics that need to be discussed more....

Confession time!!! I hate that this post will be negative. Usually when I write a post like this it stays in my draft folder forever. I try to keep this space as positive, uplifting, and hopeful as possible. At the same time, I try to...

You know those sermons that REALLY convict you? The message given is what you need to hear, but you don't want to hear it because it makes you feel so guilty. One of our pastors recently shared a sermon on how to handle offense. We have all...

I was a sinner.  And still, I mess up every day. I lose my temper. I become impatient. I say things I shouldn't. I become jealous. I get bitter. I'm quick to speak. I'm slow to listen. I disrespect people. The list goes on and...