As we celebrate the birth of Jesus we carry a new hope that lasts forever. Jesus came fully as man and fully as God to accomplish more than anyone could have wanted. He paid the price for all of our sin and opened the door...

We are just a few days away from Christmas and I know I say this every year, but I truly can't believe how quickly it has come. I feel like Isaiah 9:6 is a great verse to share this week. This verse is the prophetic...

Christmas is exactly one week away and I can't help but think of our King as the days are nearing. I have already mentioned how much I love the Advent season as we anticipate and celebrate Jesus. What always amazes me about the birth of...

As Christmas approaches and more people talk about buying gifts, taking pictures with Santa, and decorating, the topic of making the naughty vs nice list tends to come up as well. Not only was I in a conversation about this topic last week, but it...

Often times, people ask, "Are you a religious person?" My answer to that is "no." That might surprise many readers considering this is a faith-based blog. But, the reason I say no is because religion can be transformed into a system of works-based salvation. It completely...

Is anyone else in shock that Christmas is three days away? It seems like this month has been such a whirlwind and after getting back last night from another weekend out of town this week seems to have snuck up on me! I know I haven't...

I'm reading through the New Testament now and when I read over Romans 10:17, I knew I wanted to share it. It's a verse I have wanted to post about for a long time now and reads, "Faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the...

I love the definition of abundance; great or plentiful amount. Fullness to overflowing. Degree of plentifulness. What powerful words. This is the life God intends us to live. An abundant life. He wants us to live a great life. A plentiful life. A life full and...