My sister’s on a trip this week with her Student Government. Apparently there’s some National Student Government Conference Thing (NSGCT) out in Colorado and her group was invited. Coincidentally, there’s also a National Evil Organization Conference Thing (NEOCT) also in Colorado, so I have my suspicions as to what she’s really up to. Continue reading There was leftover coffee
Imagine you have this desire in your heart, this longing. There’s this hope stirred inside of you—it defines you. Your whole life hinges on this desire, and not just for something to come, but for someone to come. Someone to fix all the brokenness. Someone to restore what was lost. You need this.
But you’re still waiting for it. Waiting, waiting, waiting. Continue reading The Harvest is Plentiful
“But giving thanks is a sacrifice that truly honors me. If you keep to my path, I will reveal to you the salvation of God.” – Psalm 50:23
It was 10:36. It was time for bed. But my brother Jonny was 1 point ahead of me in Mario Kart.
It was only 10:36. Continue reading I Won The Championship! #clickbait
Jesus is just a story. But his story is true and he is real. His teachings were not simply well wishes or pleasant suggestions, but an invitation to complete transformation. Today his words speak to billions worldwide, and they speak to you and me.
The powerful thing about words is that they work their way, outside in, from our ears to our minds to our hearts.
Stories well told get past our defenses and hold up a truth for out taking.
The story of Jesus gets past the religion and the cultural norms as he offers us himself—the truth intimate and personal.” – John Weirick in a guest post on Jesus Hacks
Ah, where to begin?
When I first started attending PA Leadership Charter School, the school had a video contest each year to get kids excited for the PSSAs. If you’re not from Pennsylvania, I should warn you that the PSSAs were state-mandated tests, and there’s nothing more elegant that I can say about them. However, as a creative individual from a long line of other creative individuals (both my parents were creative, so I got double the creative genes) I whole-heartily poured myself into these video projects, and with much fortune, won the contest during the seventh grade. Continue reading From Cardboard to Titanium: A Brief Memoir
The trip started out like any other outing.
This past weekend I learned a peculiar thing about my brother. Continue reading Is that a Dyson?
Happy New Year!
If I were cliché, I would say something like “I can’t believe it’s a new year already! The year went by so quickly!”
But since I’m not cliché, I’ll say something like… Continue reading Beginning Again
I finally watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
It was amazing. Continue reading Good vs Evil