I should be holding my newborn baby today. This was the due date for my first child. And yet, it will come and go without me holding my child at all. I lost my first baby on August 6th, 2017. I soon got pregnant again, with a due date of August 8th, 2018. I lost […]Read More Faith and Hope During Heartbreak
I get asked this question often, and I was inevitably asked this question during my Michigan District interview as part of the process in applying for the LCMS seminary. When it comes down to it, I really just have a simple answer: Because of Jesus. Of course, that’s not a satisfactory answer for one probing at […]Read More “Why Do You Want to be A Pastor?”
Psalm 23:3, He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for His name’s sake. Everybody is looking for direction from something in life as a guide to lead to greater fulfilment. Many people look at wrong sources, such as daily horoscopes or the large variety of false religions that teach people they need […]Read More Following the Heart vs. the Spirit
Christianity is arguably one of the largest religions in the world. There are hundreds, perhaps thousands, of different religions. Because of this, many hold the cultural relativistic view that all religions are right. All that matters is what’s right for you, whether that be Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, or atheism. Religious people of all religions are often […]Read More Why Am I A Christian?