“I believe as Christians, and as a Christian artist, we need a fresh revelation of who God is. Yes God is our friend, but he is also King, and this is a good thing. If God is no different than you and I, then what kind of God would he be? I am grateful that God is not like me. I am thankful that God is not only good but powerful and Holy, and worthy of my respect.” – Ben Pierce (Read more on Come&Live)
What is the Gospel?
What does it mean to follow Jesus?
What does it mean to be a Christian?
In answering these questions, I’ve heard an array of Christians talk about how it’s all about love and grace, being a good person, or going to church. However, when it comes to following Jesus, there was one message that Jesus preached that I rarely hear people talk about these days. That message is this: Continue reading When we repent, Jesus empowers.
“Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.” – 1 Timothy 4:12
While Easter was a day to celebrate, I found myself heartbroken in the midst of it. Continue reading Victorious
I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God,who loved me and gave himself for me.” – Galatians 2:20
As Easter approaches tomorrow, Christians around the globe will celebrate Jesus’ resurrection. It’s a monumental time to rejoice, but I always find something even more fascinating than simply celebrating through the good times. Continue reading Christ Lives In Me
Ah, Flashback Friday to the first time I visited China with my school. We always went during Spring Break and Easter, and this time of year I always miss it.
I’ll be back, someday!
“And this is the way to have eternal life—to know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, the one you sent to earth.” – Jesus (John 17:3)
You are what you eat, right? That’s what they say—whoever “they” are (I never know). But I know “they” can be right. Continue reading What influences you?
“If you love me, obey my commandments.” – Jesus (John 14:15)
No, I didn’t forget to post yesterday. In fact, starting yesterday, Sundays are going to be a day of rest for this blog. #surprise Continue reading Less is More