Posted in May 2013

II. Ways of Coming to Know God

Man’s faculties make him capable of coming to a knowledge of the existence of a personal God. But for man to be able to enter into real intimacy with him, God willed both to reveal himself to man and to give him the grace of being able to welcome this revelation in faith. The proofs … Continue reading

Crossroads 2013 Daily Reflection #11

Mary set out and journeyed in haste into the hill country . . . Mary remained with Elizabeth for about three months. -Lk 1:39, 56 REFLECTION: After Mary was told she would be the mother of God, the truth of her new status did not distract her from Elizabeth’s needs. Real encounters with God do … Continue reading

Marriage

Originally posted on iChristian:
My Thoughts 💭  One of my fave ministries is “Telling The Truth” and this is an article on marriage by Pete Briscoe 💬 Quote 4 2day  “Getting married for sex is like buying a 747 for the free peanuts.” —Jeff Foxworthy The Pew Poll reports that 44% of Americans under 30…

“Young Apostles” or Kids in T-Shirts

In my posts leading up to Crossroads, I mentioned that this experience was going to be one of the biggest spiritual battles I have ever faced. Boy was I right and I don’t think I fully understood what an adventure this would be until I was in the thick of it. Within the first week … Continue reading

God Will Do It

Originally posted on Empower Yourself:
He will do this. (Psalm 37:5) I once believe that after I prayed, it was my responsibility to do everything in my power to bring about the answer. Yet God taught me a better way and showed me that self-effort always hinders His work. He also revealed that when I…

Chivalry is not dead.

Originally posted on Pro-Life Walks Across America:
+JMJT+ Chivalry is not dead After nearly a dozen days with my Crossroads team, I have come to realize that chivalry is not dead. My team brothers have exhibited a deeper level of masculinity which has driven me to a more authentic femininity. If you are not living…

Crossroads 2013 Daily Reflection #9

Before the foundation of the world He chose us … -Eph 1:4 REFLECTION: God’s choice always comes before ours. We could not choose to be created because we were not there to do the choosing. From all eternity, He took the initiative to make us and to save us. Our choices are secondary and are … Continue reading

“Good Guys Don’t Exist”

It was then that I realized that the bad relationships I had in high school were the natural result of my whole outlook on life. I had a total lack of trust in God. I didn’t think he had a plan for girls like me, so I’d grab onto whatever looked like love at the … Continue reading