Thoughts in the Faith

Giving your life to Jesus

I hear that phrase a lot: "I've given my life to Jesus." It can be found especially frequently in the stories of those who have risen out of dire circumstances, and become admirable citizens of life.  They have flipped their lives around, committing to goodness and hope.  I love hearing these stories and drawing inspiration… Continue reading Giving your life to Jesus

Thoughts in the Faith

Have you ever ignored God’s call?

On Sunday, our pastor mentioned a time in a coffee shop when some disgruntled customer walked out, and he felt called by God to follow and have a conversation with this man.  He said he didn't want to, was relieved when the man wasn't outside, but then walked a bit down the street.  Running into… Continue reading Have you ever ignored God’s call?

Thoughts in the Faith

Faith conversations: What does Christianity look like?

During my time in college (and since) I have really come to love discussing faith with people, both Christian and Non-Christian.  I enjoy it so much because it helps me define and strengthen my own faith.  Having several conversations over the same general topic allows me to pull the bits and pieces I agree with… Continue reading Faith conversations: What does Christianity look like?