Blog, Israel

My Passage to Israel

Friends, it has taken me over two weeks to sit down to write this post about my trip to Israel. I have a great big tangled mess of thoughts to process, though I’m finally sitting here to type a few of those thoughts out. Below is my messy reflection on my 10-day passage to the… Read More My Passage to Israel

Blog, College, Friendship

What is Discipleship?

Discipleship is a buzzword in Christian circles nowadays. I remember hearing it for the first time my freshman year of college and thinking to myself… “Discipleship? Should I know what that means?” Not only did I not know what discipleship meant, I also did not know that it would be the catalyst of my relationship… Read More What is Discipleship?

Bible, Blog, Resources

Where To Start

These are my recommendations (in order) for your first Bible studies. Let’s face it, studying the Bible can seem like an arduous task, many people regard it as only for Pastors and Leaders. I’m going to debunk that myth right now: while the Bible can be difficult, especially if you don’t know where to begin,… Read More Where To Start

Blog, Resources

Christianese

Urban Dictionary defines Christianese as “the language spoken by Christians. It makes no sense to anyone unfamiliar with biblical texts, but earns you major points in the eyes of other Christians, because it means your words are hella holy.” OK, so the definition above, definitely NOT what Christianity is about! Christianese does not make us “hella holy” nor… Read More Christianese

Blog, Gender

Is God a Feminist?

Feminism is “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes.”[1] Regardless of your definition of Feminism, I think we can all agree the bottom line of feminism in our culture is equality for women. Now, this isn’t some left wing liberal propaganda (or right-wing propaganda, for that matter), but a look at… Read More Is God a Feminist?

Blog, Modesty

Modern Modesty

If someone were to suggest wearing a “more modest” outfit or to simply, “cover up a little” – and you’re like me – it might feel offensive. ‘Who are they to tell me what to do? Doesn’t modesty take away my freedom? God created us to love who we are, so why can’t we show… Read More Modern Modesty