A Book Batch

Good Afternoon/Evening/Night/Morning/Late Morning/Brunch/Lunch, etc.! I have another batch of book recommendations for you all! I hope you are blessed by these books as much as they have blessed me over the past two years! Summer Letters by Craig Bowler – Craig Bowler is the pastor of Sanctuary church in Acworth, GA (I think its Acworth). I…

Yeah, but why would I submit?

I just want you to pause and think for a minute about how much you love control. Think about how anxious you are when you don’t have control over certain situations in your life. Have you ever been frustrated with someone you love because they didn’t do what you asked? Or you couldn’t control their circumstances…

Grace Ain’t Cheap

So I just finished reading through and meditating on the Psalms and Proverbs. It was awesome. It was so convicting and I learned and am still learning so much. I began to pray and ask the Lord what He would have me read next. I just finished a long in depth study of Galatians so…

Another Book Recommendation (if you care about my opinion)

Occasionally people ask me to recommend books that I have read and loved, so here is my current list. To see the old list, which include books that are part of my very soul, click this link: https://inthenightwatches.wordpress.com/2014/11/12/my-top-eleven-book-list-as-of-right-now/   C.S Lewis’s Space Trilogy: the Silent Planet, Perelandra, and That Hideous Strength. *These books are once again…

Set Your Heart

I don’t like to think of myself as a worrisome or fretful person. In fact I take too much pride in my easy going, nonchalant nature. But the truth is, I do worry, and when the simple things that I deem important don’t go my way, I get frustrated. This is very humbling to admit….

Jesus Set us Free to Freely Love Him

 Romance is the deepest thing in life, romance is deeper even than reality. G.K Chesterton The quote above came to mind as I listened to Ben Rector today. Observing other people and then looking at myself, it constantly amazes me how we continually seek affirmation, validation, and ultimately love. We all do it in different,…