Worthless

The reason I started this blog was to share my thoughts about how wonderful it is for us humans to recognize how much God loves us. Because He loves us, He makes us worthy of His love. Because He is our Father, He makes us worthy of His love. On our own, we are nothing,…

They said “We work for your Dad and Mom”

There once was a young man, Joseph, in search of a great young lady. One day, at church, that young man saw a beautiful and brilliant young lady. This young lady’s name was Philia. She was beautiful in a new way that Joseph had never seen before. She was a person who fully embraced her…

Experiencing His love will drive you to imitate Him

I recently listened to a TEDx talk where the speaker told a story of a little boy. When the speaker asked that little boy who he wanted to be like when he grew up, the boy immediately responded by saying, “my dad”. As the speaker tried to explain to the boy more about the question,…

Strength in the midst of a storm

Storms can hit you out of no where. You might wake up one day and find yourself joyful and excited for what is to come that day. You begin one task after the other and you feel accomplished. You remember how blessed you are in terms of earthly needs and you give thanks to God…

Receiving Praise While Knowing Your Worth

Practically, bringing glory to God has to happen in the heart first. Receiving praise can be a two-edged sword. On the one hand, you may be going through a rough patch and you need some words to lift up your spirit, which is good. On the other hand, you may already be fairly proud of…

The Joy of Sonship

Have you ever heard these phrases: “Too good to be true…” “I am just waiting for the other shoe to drop…” “Nothing really changes around here…” “Its all the same…” “I never deserved it anyways…” Maybe someone has told you that “you don’t know how to be happy.” Or…maybe you didn’t hear this before. I…

CREATIVITY

To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong. When (not if) we are wrong, we learn from our mistakes then recreate. We must then not fear being wrong, because this is part of our growth and progress towards our goals. In the Christian life, the Fathers of the Church teach…

God loves you and me!

God created you and me for a purpose. He designed every part of us, even the parts that this world has taught us to dislike, or even hate, about ourselves. Your weirdness, your quirks, your looks, your abilities, your strengths, and your weaknesses, etc. are all God-made. God didn’t create you so He can then…