Category Archives: Faith

Book Review: Rise by Trip Lee

What does it mean for a young Christian to rise above the cultural expectations that have been put on them?  What does can a life look like if a new believer embraces a costly discipleship and begins to live for … Continue reading

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Book Review: Look and Live by Matt Papa

How do we most clearly follow Jesus?  How do we live a life of faith in the midst of a world and a culture that so strongly opposes our faith?  How do we regain a passion for Christ that we … Continue reading

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Book Review: Walking on Water When You Feel Like You’re Drowning by Tommy Nelson and Steve Leavitt

Hope is a key to carrying on and is a truth that is ultimately found in the life-changing message of the gospel.  In Walking on Water When You Feel Like You’re Drowning: Finding Hope in Life’s Darkest Moments, Tommy Nelson and … Continue reading

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Book Review: The God-First Life by Stovall Weems

In The God-First Life: Uncomplicate Your Life, God’s Way, Stovall Weems seeks to provide a beginners guide to the Christian faith that is grounded in the truth of Matthew 6:33.  Weems writes of the importance of building your faith around putting … Continue reading

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Just Give Me Jesus

As I walked the streets of Cuenca, Ecuador today, I was reminded of God’s faithfulness and sovereignty. Since I have a type A personality, I enjoy being in charge, making a game plan, and watching the game plan unfold, but … Continue reading

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Book Review: I Am A Church Member by Thom S. Rainer

In I Am a Church Member, Thom S. Rainer presents a short guide for church members that clearly explains the biblical approach to church membership.  Rainer focuses on shifting church members mindsets from that of a consumer and taker to that … Continue reading

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Book Review Friday: Courageous Teens by Michael Catt

In Courageous Teens, Michael Catt challenges teenagers to be young men and women of extra-ordinary courage.  Based on the Sherwood Pictures film Courageous, this book is a wake up call to teenagers to be all that God is calling them to … Continue reading

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