An Open Letter to The Christian Finding Jesus

Disclaimer: This post is a part of The Open Letter Collective, and is written by a friend or anonymous contributor. All posts written by Lauren Smith will be signed off with her green signature.  To the Christian Finding Jesus, You got some change coming your way. The environment around you won’t be the same. Maybe…

I Will Gladly Boast In My Weaknesses

She wasn’t born herself she found herself over a long and treacherous road and the more treacherous the road became the more of herself she found -Atticus   Lately I have felt uninspired, inadequate, and just not enough. I've been digging through my thoughts trying to find something to write about.  But I found nothing…

Live Different, Not Distant: Part II

"Connection is the energy that is created between people when they feel seen, heard, and valued-- when they can give and receive without judgement." -Brené Brown Welcome to part two of my mini series! Today's post is a follow-up to Part 1 where I wrote about how God calls Christians to live differently than the world in…

Live Different, Not Distant: Part I

"Normality is a paved road; it's comfortable to walk but no flowers grow." Vincent Van Gogh This week I am writing about how God has the power to change lives and people for His glory and for our good. Live Different A few weeks ago my friend Zach preached an incredible message about the transforming…