Tag archive for humility

Stop running

Hey, guys. I know… it’s been a while. My apologies. When I got home from church on Sunday, I felt led to reread the story of Jonah, one that I’m sure you’re very familiar with. Jonah is a short book, doesn’t take that long to read. I always considered this prophet somewhat immature and very […]

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Is it ever okay to walk?

When it comes to emotive issues (abortion, property rights, Biblical womanhood, etc), I tend to have firm, unwavering opinions. Divorce is one thing about which I have had a stubborn stand for a long time. In my view, until very recently, it was just never  permissible for any serious Christian couple. As far as I […]

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Mercies

Hey! I got today’s post here. The following was written by a very young Matthew Henry, one of the earliest memorials we have of him after leaving seminary. He wrote it on his 20th birthday, thanking God for the manifold mercies he’d received up to that point in his young life: 1. That I am […]

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10 things I try to do to keep my life drama-free

Hey! Have you ever been through a phase where you felt like “No More Drama” should be your theme song? One morning a few years ago, I woke up and faced a reality I had been avoiding for months. I was dissatisfied with my life. Sure, at first glance, everything appeared to be going well. […]

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Vanity

Hey. I watched an interesting video the other day on YouTube. An East African musician was giving her viewers a sneak peek into her life, and part of this behind-the-scenes show included a tour of her house. She made sure to remind us all that this was only a holiday house, as her real residence […]

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Forgive

Hi there, Have you ever had a hard time forgiving someone? I have. In fact, one night not too long ago, I was offended by something a good friend had done – more accurately, something a good friend had not done. It was frustrating, because the issue was so trivial that I did not even […]

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EnTITLEment

Hiya! Do you believe that you deserve the best? I got an email recently from a Christian brother. It was mainly about greed, but one other word in that email seemed to stand out: entitlement. It’s everywhere, isn’t it? How many times have we heard, “You can do better,” or “You deserve to be happy”? […]

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