The Power and Limitations of Time Management

Sometimes I get stressed. I’m sure you do also. Getting into the Word recently helped to remind me of some great truths about what it means to live urgently and faithfully for Christ. I was reminded of six things, in particular. 1.This life is not mine; it’s God’s. This time is not mine; it’s God’s. …

Loneliness and the Holy Spirit (guest post by Curt Gough)

In this life we are alone. Whatever the experience, whether good or bad, we are alone in it, no matter who else is around. No one can enter into our space and feel with us. No one can see exactly what we see, hear exactly what we hear, understand exactly what we understand, and we…

A Missouri Thanksgiving

This last Sunday we observed the Lord’s Supper, which was a really neat thing to do with my new church. It was the first time Lauryn and I observed the Lord’s Supper with Raintree, and also my very first time to ever “lead” the Lord’s Supper. What was most meaningful for me in remembering Christ’s…

My Testimony- written in 2009

Found this on my Facebook notes; thought I’d share it! I wrote it in December during my first Senior year at TCU…that’s right, I had a victory lap :).   I was born in Wichita Falls, TX and lived there for the first 11 years of my life with my family, which included an older…

My Testimony from 2004

Admittedly, my theology was not very developed…I was a sophomore in high school and hadn’t been a Christian for long. Now, I try not to use unclear phrases like “accept Jesus into my heart.” It seems like “repent from your sin, and place your faith in Christ” is both clearer on how we are saved,…