Alabaster

It’s hard for me to explain how much God means to me to people who haven’t experienced Him. A lot of people imagine God to be this faraway being who no longer draws near to us as He did in the Bible. But His word tells us that He draws near to the brokenhearted; He…

You are good to me, good to me…

God has given me abundant joy in this time. I prayed for deliverance and hope, and He extends His hand to save me from the darkness. Today was the first day in a while that I actually felt joyful, and it was in the company of people who I admire and love so much. Their…

Hawaiian Breeze

My heart was heavy as I walked into my first large group of the summer this past Tuesday. We sang songs and heard a message from Chris about our value to God. There were conversations, laughs, inside jokes. I smiled along, prayed for some people, and left. I was mostly disappointed in the way I…