I’ve been experiencing spiritual growing pains in the past few months. While it is a good season to be in, it also has opened space for uncertainty and self-doubt. I’m
OK…this is not another New Year’s resolution pep talk, but a “let’s-get-down-to-what-really-matters” boost. Here are some meaningful steps to a more purposeful new year. Maybe God is speaking to you
It is not my intention to bring a melancholy tone to the holidays, but let’s face it, Christmas isn’t always “Merry.” All of us have grieved the loss of someone,
The idea of Christ being an immigrant may sound like blasphemy, but that is what Christ was. Instead of coming to earth as Creator, He chose to leave heaven and
John MacArthur, a prominent evangelical pastor, caused controversy when he weighed in on whether the Southern Baptist Convention should allow women preachers and said that Beth Moore, an evangelist and
I have been around long enough to remember the ground-breaking invention of Teflon. It is a layer of resin that is baked onto cookware to help keep food from sticking
“Rebecca, would you like to attend the Holiness Institute?” When my corps officers first asked me, it was met with a resounding and exaggerated no! I have so many responsibilities
The Eternal Current: How a Practice-Based Faith Can Save Us from Drowning – Aaron Niequist Every church and religion have its faith traditions that are sacred. Imagine if we embraced
In my spiritual journey as a child of God, I see there are two particular perceptions against the biblical principle of holiness should be considered as the unhealthy, even dangerous
One of the delightful roles in my life these days is Pre-K Sunday School Teacher. Every Sunday I have the privilege of teaching a gaggle of full-of-life kiddos between the ages
Belle Haven Marina, The Potomac River Alexandria, Virginia April 8, 2019 The first paddle of the season. No hurry. Time alone with Jesus. Breathing in His grace. Breathing out distractions.
For the last several months, the SLD Department has posted blogs on the topic of fasting. We’ve heard from various people around the territory (officers and soldiers and a cadet).