Flannery O’Connor: “Truth”

Flannery O’Connor (March 25, 1925 – August 3, 1964) is a Southern Gothic novelist who explored themes of morality and grace. Her novel ‘Wise Blood‘ was made into a film by iconic director John Huston. Throughout her success, she always gave glory to God and used her faith as inspiration. Here are my top 10…

10 Scriptures On Self-Control

Self-control is a Christian virtue. In fact, it is listed as one of the Fruits of the Spirit, values important to life. There are so many things to test our patients and can make us feel like we are going to give into temptation, but having self-control in our circumstances can help us develop character.…

Bill Bright: “By Faith”

William “Bill” Bright (October 19, 1921 – July 19, 2003) was a Christian author, preacher, activist, and filmmaker who proudly worked across denominations to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ. His ministry Campus Crusade for Christ helped reach college students and his movie ‘Jesus‘ is officially accredited by The Guinness Book of World Records as…

John Wycliffe: Truth Will Conquer

John Wycliffe was a 14-century scholar, theologian, and Bible translator who brought the Gospels into the hands of the common folk by writing them in Middle English. From there, he laid the groundwork for a new generation of Christians to rise out. Here are my top 10 quotes from John Wycliffe: “I believe that in…

10 Bible Verses On Patience

Patience is a virtue. In fact, it is a Christian virtue. There are so many things to test our nerves and can make us feel like we are going to break, but having patience with our family, friends, neighbors, and with our circumstances can help us develop character. The Bible has some incredible wisdom on…

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…