‘I Have a Boring Testimony’ and Other Lies We Swallow

Image courtesy of Here’s The Joy I’ve said these words myself. I have a boring testimony. Who wants to hear the story of a girl who was born into a Christian home, doesn’t remember not going to church - doesn’t even remember getting saved? (I wonder if anything else significant happened at age 3 that …

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Hamster Wheel

I haven’t really had a Saturday off in almost nine years. Next year I will have been in the retail industry for a decade. Starting when I was 16 at an independently owned business in my hometown, I changed companies a few times and progressed to management. About a year ago, the weekends at work …

As For God

I’ve been meditating on the perfect ways of God recently. My fiancé and I are going through our toughest test of faith to date, waiting for a visa that will allow us to live in the same country and get married. The website says the processing time can be anywhere up to 17 months. We …

Second Sight

My hope for this blog post is for it to encourage brothers that are single and struggling, and shed some light and the truth on being single. I pray God is glorified through this written piece of my journey pursuing Lil. Are there any suitable ladies out there? I’d often ask myself the question: is …

First Sight

Where to sit? The auditorium held over a thousand people and was still filling up. My friends and I wandered through the rows of seats, glancing around at the stage and the exit lights, weighing up the pros and cons of each section. Too close to the speakers, too far from the loos, too strange …

The Man of Peace

Ever heard people talk about inner peace, or finding their bliss? To some people this sounds cool; to others it might sound like a load of new age mumbo jumbo. People try self-help books, crash diets, inspirational seminars, meditating, various religions and practices. The question is why does none of it last? The reason is …