Faith Also Requires Work

“Faith without works is dead.” -James 2:17 What does this really mean? Here is the in-depth scripture of this verse: James 2:14-24 (NKJ Version) What does it profit, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can faith save him? 15 If a brother or sister is naked and destitute of daily food, 16 and one…

Stop Believing Everything is “Too Good to be True”

Why is it so easy to believe the worst over the best? How often do we assume something is too good to be true? When something is just going a little “too good”? A little too perfect? A little too real?  Friends, I want to encourage you to stop believing something is too good to…

Start Somewhere

Sometimes, my dreams and aspirations feel incredibly big and incredibly overwhelming. Sometimes, like today, my mind races with new visions, new ideas, and new dreams of all the things I want to accomplish while I’m still here on this earth. Sometimes, I get overwhelmed about where to start. “Do I have enough time? Am I…

Let Them Walk

I found myself so frustrated, hurt, confused, and upset. In other words, I was in my feelings. I was hurt because I was in the position where I felt talked about, betrayed, and let down. I was upset because I found out some people who I considered friends were walking out of my life and…