Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 5- Surrender

Faith: Hoping & Longing Today marks 148 days since COVID-19 was declared a pandemic and 135 days since I started journaling about this experience. Tonight, as I contemplated my (and peers, professors, other faculty) return to campus for the fall semester, the Holy Spirit gave me something important The only person’s life I should focus …

Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 4- Worry Distorts

Faith: Hoping & Longing There is one person on earth who has the utmost control over you and that is you. Think of villains in kids’ movies and how the bad guys such as the Grinch (and others) are usually stopped by their own personal conviction, not someone else physically halting their actions. With us, …

Faith: Hoping & Longing Week 2- I Still Believe

Faith: Hoping & Longing Do you know what are two of the most two powerful phrases that have ever been uttered? (Hint… “I love you” is not one of them). “It is finished” spoken by Jesus in John 19:30, before dying on the cross. “I still believe” spoken by any Believer who chooses God’s Truth …