Redeemed

Here is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance: Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners— 1 Timothy 1:15 What a transformation! As Christians we have received a great salvation. We should be the most thankful people on earth. But sometimes, that is...

The Redeem Team

Currently, my favorite show on Netflix is the story of the 2008 U.S. Olympic basketball team, called The Redeem Team. I know there is a constant debate on what era has the best sports, but I can honestly say that the NBA in the ’90s was the best basketball era,...

Redemption

If you’ve seen a hamster, then you know they typically live on a wheel. Looking outside of the cage, the hamster sees freedom and decides to run for it. He gets on the wheel and runs, attempting to find freedom but realizing that he’s not getting anywhere....

A Hero’s Sacrifice

Did you ever see that episode of Batman where Batman died so that the supervillain could escape and live? Yeah, me neither. I don’t think that ever happened. I believe the story I’m thinking of is the story of mankind. My story. And your story. Scripture refers to us...

Walking in Newness (repost)

This devotional was originally published on June 23, 2017.“You are not what you’ve done” is one of the hardest statements for me to grasp. Thankfully, God has given me enough faith to never have doubted his forgiveness. However, there have been times, and there are...

Beyond Falling Short

My palms were sweating as I waited for my turn. During my first week of college, I met some new friends, and we went to Chili’s to celebrate the completion of our first week of school. During dinner, someone suggested we share our testimonies. I immediately felt a...