Where Are Millennials Looking For God?

Millennials will rule the world one day, and their outlook is very different than the generations before. Everything from attitude towards college, career, and starting families is fluctuating under new ideas. Religion is a quickly changing landscape, so what do millennials look for? Churches need to respond to these new ideas in order to cater …

4 Things My Kids Taught Me About Faith

Sometimes it takes a child’s innocence to appreciate the real wonder of God. Kids don’t have egos or the life pressures that keep adults from committing completely. I feel like one of the hardest parts of accepting God into your life is giving up control. We have so many things that we are responsible for …

Death Anxiety and Faith

I have struggled with death anxiety for my entire life. I have OCD, an anxiety disorder that causes me to obsess over certain ideas and rituals. Sometimes it becomes unbearable. Late at night, I think about just not… existing. When I consider the fact that my life is temporary, I start to wonder how does …

What Is Heaven?

Heaven has been on my families mind a lot the last couple of years. After losing so many people recently, my son wants answers, and I never know what to tell him. One of my favorite novels has one of the best descriptions of heaven. In the Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold, she describes heaven …

Satisfying Your Soul

Music gives you exactly what you need when you need to hear it. My husband always teases me because I believe that kind of coincidence comes straight from God. I feel like all experiences are connected and that we are given the tools we need to become the best person we can be. From the …