From Textbook to Life-Giving… Again

Before I started studying at Youthworks, I had this idea that going to Bible college would fill me with endless energy to read the Bible and endless zeal for the task at hand. It didn't. It was even more difficult to discipline myself to spend time in the Word. It only got harder when Moore … Continue reading From Textbook to Life-Giving… Again

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When There Aren’t Words to Pray

Just before an exam this past semester, I found myself sitting on the floor of the room I was studying in with friends with tears running down my face. I couldn't quite form words and truth be told, if I could, I'd probably have chosen not to. Panic had gripped me and though I could … Continue reading When There Aren’t Words to Pray

Jephthah & Me

Jephthah fascinates me in the same way that the Bachelor fascinates me. The account of his life in Judges is cringeworthy, each twist and turn making me certain that it'd be better to close the Bible rather than continue and find out how it ends. I know how it's going to end. The Bachelor will … Continue reading Jephthah & Me