Christian Calling, Encouragement, Hope in Suffering, Scripture

What God ACTUALLY Promises

Has everything that could go wrong, gone wrong? Do you feel like you've hit rock bottom and have nothing left to lose? Does your life seem to be a never-ending cycle of misfortune and woe with no hope of end in sight? Have you repeatedly prayed, asking God for blessings and relief, yet received nothing?… Continue reading What God ACTUALLY Promises

Christian Calling, Encouragement, Hope in Suffering

The Christian Life is a Life of Suffering: An Antithesis of “Prosperity Gospel”

If you have never suffered, you are doing something wrong. You with me still? Or are you just going to roll your eyes or grumble in protest, "Uhhhh ACHEWALLY that's not true," or click the x to close out this tab? Do you not want to hear this hard message? You need to. I needed… Continue reading The Christian Life is a Life of Suffering: An Antithesis of “Prosperity Gospel”

Depression & Anxiety, Hope in Suffering, trust

Going through hell? It does get better, trust God

I'll never forget the day I told Jesus I needed to leave college. It was a little under a year ago. I was in my dorm room, all alone, and the temptation to take my own life was so great, and the feeling of being trapped was so overwhelming, that I told God I couldn't… Continue reading Going through hell? It does get better, trust God

Encouragement, Hope in Suffering, Identity, Relationships

An Open Letter to the Woman Who Feels Ugly, Lonely, or Doubts Her Worth

"Am I ugly?" This common question I ask my mom, friends, my sisters...it's pervasive not only in my life but in our culture. I wish it wasn't something I struggled with, but it's true: I am constantly calling into question my visual appeal. Why? Because "no guys ever ask me out". How many times have… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Woman Who Feels Ugly, Lonely, or Doubts Her Worth

Crisis of faith, hope in suffering, hope, faith, faith saver, dark night of the soul
Encouragement, Hope in Suffering, Spirituality

Crisis of Faith? Read This

I have a confession to make. For a couple of months now, I've been really angry at God. So angry that I often can't even bring myself to pray. Sometimes I struggle to believe He's there, He's listening, He cares. Why am I so angry, you might ask? Well, let's just say that something I… Continue reading Crisis of Faith? Read This

Encouragement, Hope in Suffering, Relationships

Heartbroken or Don’t Believe in Love? Read This

If you or someone you know is struggling with getting over one of these soul-crushing breakups, or feels they can never find true love after being used or losing The One, please keep reading. If God can heal my broken heart, He can heal yours. It does get better. I promise.