5 Ways to Use Social Media For The Glory of God

// This was originally posted as a guest post on Salt and light Blog //   I did a little experiment recently. I went and browsed a few of my Facebook friends profiles, not to stalk them, but to see if I could tell they were a Christians by what they posted on Facebook.   The results were sad, but they didn’t really surprise me. Most of my friends maybe posted about something church-related, which would…

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Nothing Separates Us From the Love of God

Welcome back to the Romans Series. If you’re new here, each week I write a short devotional on a chapter of Romans, I originally titled these as “Bible Studies”, but they’re not very in-depth, so I would consider them to be more devotional rather than an in-depth study on the book of Romans. None the less, I want my writing to challenge you to live a more Christ-centered and God-honoring life. Let’s dig in! This…

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Book Giveaway Celebrating 3 Years of Blogging! (12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You)

Three years ago today I officially posted my first article on my blog. Now, three years later, let’s celebrate with a book giveaway! I’ll be giving away a copy of “12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You” by Tony Reinke. I listened to the audio version of this book and let me just say, it is amazing. Tony did a masterful job writing this and it has a message I think our culture desperately needs to…

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The Whole Message of Romans 7

Roman’s chapter seven represents a big struggle that Paul is going through. He’s frustrated, but he’s not being overtaken by this struggle.   Let’s read Romans 7, then I’ll share a few of my thoughts. You can simply grab your own paper copy of God’s word or click here to read Romans 7 now.   Paul is Frustrated   In verses 7-24, you’ll see Paul’s frustration. He’s saying, “I’m doing the very thing I don’t…

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Walking in Love, Light, and Wisdom // Guest Post by Caitlyn M. from Salt and Light Blog

Caitlyn M. loves the Lord and strives to live for Him. She hopes to encourage and challenge others to live for the Lord through her daily life and writing. She likes writing, reading, making crafts, hand-lettering, and playing her guitar and ukulele. You can check out more of her writing at her blog, Salt and Light. I love Ephesians chapter five, because it is a great reminder of how we should be walking, and it…

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Romans Bible Study – Part 7 (Kill Sin and allow Christ to Rule in Your Heart)

I’m looking forward to this week’s study, Paul covers a lot in this passage, but I want to make two basic points really clear for you. I want to emphasize these a lot. First of all, go read Roman’s chapter six. You can read it from your bible or click here to read it online.  #1) Being dead to sin and alive to Christ means literally to kill Sin. All throughout this passage, Paul mentions…

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