Praise Through Anything

Sometimes it's difficult to be joyful when we're facing hardships. But I can tell you from personal experience that praising God can bring us joy in the midst of our problems. I have endured the loss of loved ones and the challenges of life by praising God. Perhaps the best example of how to praise … Continue reading Praise Through Anything

My First Lent

For years my mother has celebrated Lent, the season of prayer, fasting, and consecration leading up to Easter. Each year I watched her offer up to God things like sweets, fried foods, and sodas. She is always dedicated and believes her fasting truly brings her closer to God. This year, I'm celebrating Lent for the … Continue reading My First Lent

Two Commandments

Rule #1: The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.When it comes to our faith in God it's always good to start from the top. Before we get bogged down in all of the nuances of church life, traditions, or commands that honestly make authentic faith seem overwhelming, we should pause … Continue reading Two Commandments