Devotional

The Meaning of Christmas

The Meaning of Christmas

For some, the meaning of Christmas is watching the story of the Mean One of Christmas, a.k.a. the Grinch. For others, the meaning of Christmas is rooted in lots of family traditions revolving around food, movies, gift giving, and decorating. There are lots of wonderful things to do year after year, but sometimes I wonder if they distract us from the true meaning of Christmas. How can we make sure we are not distracted, and that we are seeing the real significance of Christmas?
 

A Still, Small Voice

A Still, Small Voice

In college, there are a lot of uncertainties, and plenty to make you anxious about your future. Of course, it doesn't just stop in college. Fear is something that you will have to deal with throughout the course of your life. Kind of scary, right? Not if you give it to the Lord...

Stressful Times Call for Desperate Measures

Stressful Times Call for Desperate Measures

What is the most common thing college students struggle with? Based off of people I have talked to recently and my own personal experience, I would have to say stress. It is true that, while we have a million things to do, we are not superhuman. However, we do serve an all-powerful God. Here are some things to remember as we try to turn our stress into dependence on God.

The Waiting Game

The Waiting Game

Junior year of college is a strange point of life. I feel as if I'm just waiting for the rest of my life to happen. Sure, I attend class, learn, do homework, go to work, make money, see friends, and relax, but amidst the busyness of day to day life,  I'm just waiting, which is an awkward point in life.