To Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

To Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”‭‭- Matthew‬ ‭5:6 Jesus said those who hunger and thirst for righteousness will be filled. There is no uncertainty in his comment. It will happen. I lament the moments in life when I do not thirst for Jesus. Furthermore, I have friends [...]

On Chasing Rainbows

On Chasing Rainbows

The following is an excerpt from a memoir I’m writing. I’ve always enjoyed reading memoirs from other writers but never considered writing one myself. Beyond this post, the material may never see the light of day, and if it does, it will likely be edited from what is published here. Either way, I enjoyed writing [...]

Excellent or Praiseworthy – January 2021

Excellent or Praiseworthy – January 2021

Here’s a list of articles, music, and blog posts from around the web. Everything listed here was encouraging, helpful, or informative to me during the month of January. I hope it blesses you. “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if [...]

What Jesus Can Give Us That Biden or Trump Cannot

What Jesus Can Give Us That Biden or Trump Cannot

We place a tremendous amount of hope in our politicians. It’s nothing new to see division, confusion, and chaos after a presidential election. Sure, this election feels more intense than others; yet, the basis for the angst remains the same: politicians cannot deliver what only Jesus can. When we lose sight of Jesus and his [...]

5 Things I’m Learning About God While Working at a Gas Station

5 Things I’m Learning About God While Working at a Gas Station

When I began my studies at Denver Seminary in 2014, I never imagined working at a gas station after graduation. There is nothing wrong with such work, it’s just that my focus was on serving the local church, and I couldn’t see past that vision. I was certain God had called me to plant a [...]