This week I struggled a lot with just my self-absorbed love for myself. There’s nothing that I should love about the horrible sinner that I see in myself. Yet I am so focused on myself it’s sickening. God can break through the self-absorbed pride and humble me, like he has been this entire week. But … More We Cannot Do Anything For His Plans
One thing that has been especially meaningful this break has been God’s sovereign plan’s eternal existence. Forever before. Anything. Ever. He knew how any minuscule detail at all would fit into the immense ness of the big picture. He knew how much mustard would be on the burger I just ate. (YUM!) God, the creator … More His Plans Existed Forever
At my God-immersed Christian school, I feel like that I know poser-Christians. I know those who made a profession of faith but never have truly seen the awesomeness of our Creator. The thing is, I see so much of myself in the people I know. I was one of those who grew up in a … More Christian School People
Today, I was thinking about how much of a failure I was at being Christ-like. I put me down until the realization of God’s total omniscience showed me how awesome he is. He knew that on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, I would forget to read my Bible and not think about him very much. He … More His Plans Account for Human Failure
In the real world, I find it much harder to live it out than just what you see on this blog. This blog probably shows just my better side. IRL, I am a Minecraft-addicted no-lifed junior higher. But recently, when one of my friends started reading this, I realized that just posting something on a … More Why Do We Do Nothing?
Lately, no matter whether I want to hear it or not, God has been showing me that He has greater plans than my dumb plans. However, I keep making my own plans. Then God comes in and kindly smashes my plan to bits. (This is what I call “The Big Stick Method*”.) Then I again … More The Big Stick Method
One of the things that I feel God has really blessed me is just the way I have friends that talk to me about Him. Today, I was talking with one of my friends from my church’s youth group, and he told me one of the things I had said earlier had really helped him … More Talking To Others