Simple Advice From A 33 Year Old Millennial

In June 1997, Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich wrote an essay titled ‘Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on the young’ also known as “Everyone is free (to wear sunscreen).’ She dispenses advice for the upcoming graduating class including ‘If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it.’ It is well…

Words Of Wisdom From The September Pope

John Paul I was the shortest-serving Catholic Pope, serving for barely a month August 26, 1978 – September 28, 1978, when he died. During that time, he was known for his kindness and friendly demeanor. These attributes earned him the nickname The Smiling Pope among Catholics, but the media called him the September Pope. During…

Festo Kivengere: Fearless Faith

Festo Kivengere (1919–1988) was a Ugandan Anglican evangelist who stood up to the brutal dictator Idi Amin. He spread the word throughout Africa and stood up to true evil. Despite numerous death threats, he wrote a book forgiving those who targeted him all while proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Here are my top 10…

10 Scriptures On Kindness

Kindness. It seems to be lacking in abundance these days. There are so many things to make us bitter and fearful, but a little bit of kindness can a long way in helping your fellow humans. Even as a Christian, it can be hard to be kind, especially when the world seems to be in…

My Favorite Quotes From Sarah Moore Grimké

Sarah Moore Grimké (November 26, 1792 – December 23, 1873) was a suffragette, abolitionist, and Bible-believing Christian. From her early days, she fought against slavery and for women’s rights. No matter what opposition she faced, she was steadfast in her Quaker faith and cited as the source of her strength. Here are my top favorite…

Lottie Moon, Champion For Christ

Lottie Moon was a Southern Baptist missionary to China, a teacher, and an evangelist. Facing opposition from her own denomination, Lottie never wavered and became a true champion for Christ as she spread His love through Asia. Here are my top 10 favorite quotes from Lottie Moon: “How many there are … who imagine that…

Top 10 Fanny Crosby Quotes

Fanny Crosby was a Christian songwriter, poet, teacher, but also a missionary who helped so many people in America’s urban centers in the United States. Not only did she compose several hymns, she also wrote several patriotic songs to celebrate her country. Whatever she wrote, she never forgot her love of God. Though blind, her…

R.A. Torrey: Just Pray

Born in North Carolina, R.A. Torrey was an American evangelist, pastor, educator, and writer. He helped establish Biola University and promoted that Christians should live a “higher life” by continually acting in a holy manner. Above all, he told his fellow Christians to pray. Here are are my top 10 quotes from R.A. Torrey: “The…

Good Friday 2021

Matthew 27:35-56 (HCSB) 35 After crucifying Him they divided His clothes by casting lots. 36 Then they sat down and were guarding Him there.37 Above His head they put up the charge against Him in writing: THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS. 38 Then two criminals were crucified with Him, one on the right and one on the left. 39 Those…

Ayako Miura: My Favorite Quotes

Ayako Miura (April 25, 1922 – October 12, 1999) was a brilliant novelist, a respected theologian, and one of the most praised Christian writers in Japan. She published eighty works of both fiction and nonfiction with only a handful translated into English. Despite her health troubles, her love for Christ and her call to holiness…