new year resolutions + travel bucket list

How in the world is it already 2018? It’s crazy to think that 2017 has already come and gone, and after reading and watching everyone’s resolutions for the new year, I decided to get my thoughts written down as well. As of lately I’ve been wanting to work on myself, as in get some devotional books, tweak my lifestyle habits, and work on having a … Continue reading new year resolutions + travel bucket list

Setting Aside Pride for God

Personal Struggle with Strength While at school I attend Life Church in Stillwater and the series we are on now is called, ‘When the Devil Knocks.” This past Sunday, Pastor Craig focused on a characteristic that Satan uses through us to destroy. Pride. He spoke of the obvious prideful natures, but the one that I resonated with myself was the pride where you feel strong … Continue reading Setting Aside Pride for God

Understanding God’s Timing

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Muir Woods National Monument (July 2017)

In a world that relies on instant gratification, it’s easy to get mad at God for not giving us answers immediately.

When I’ve given friends advice, my biggest plug has always been, “God has His timing and I believe it’s always longer than we expect or want.” I mean in today’s world we can order just about anything we want off our phones, i.e. Amazon Prime and Postmates. But we can also receive answers instantly, just ask Siri.

If we want to know how long it takes for God to show us His plan, as followers of Christ we should take a look into the past and it should really humble our thoughts.

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