King Solomon, son of King David, was given great wisdom (1 Kin. 3:5-12). God said that no man would have more wisdom than Solomon. Solomon teaches us that this temporary life we live is meaningless, and the only thing that has value is to seek God and keep his commandments.
This year, I’ve had the chance to travel throughout the state, seeing every part of California whether it be the Oregon or Mexican border. With this in mind, it’s safe to say that whoever I am traveling with better get along with me or it would be a long journey! There was one moment in particular that got me thinking. My teammate was completing a college application and asked me a question that she had encountered as part of the process. Continue reading “Our Achilles Heel: Grace”
“The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up. Then in his joy he goes an sells all that he has and buys that field” – Matthew 13:44 Continue reading “The Treasure Hidden in a Field”
Change. Everybody wants change but no one will bring it. Everyone talks about change but when asked to change… they won’t, it scares them. Continue reading “Change”
As we grow in maturity both physically and spiritually we are told to reflect Jesus. For those of us that were raised in Christian homes we are told to be like Jesus. Thus we continually make a push towards his image, striving for perfection. But are we pushing hard enough? Do we strive for the real Jesus or the one that is easy to replicate? Continue reading “Reflecting Jesus”