Stop Throwing Relationships Away

Politics are considerably divisive in nature. As they say, if you want to avoid offending those around you; stay away from religion and politics. These are two topics that tend to be emotionally-charged and the conversation can become heated. Side note: you can and should offend for the sake of Christ and the Gospel. But that’s another blog for another day. I remember meeting a … Continue reading Stop Throwing Relationships Away

The Church CANNOT Compete with Starbucks

The Christian Church simply cannot compete with Starbucks. Likewise, we cannot compete with bars, casinos, clubs, lounges, theaters, restaurants, amusement parks, or arcades. We will lose every single time. Now, the good news is: we aren’t in competition with coffee houses or casinos. Companies like Starbucks and Dave and Busters exist solely to provide the consumer with entertainment and luxury. They will do whatever the … Continue reading The Church CANNOT Compete with Starbucks

Don’t Take American Freedom For Granted

Originally posted on love•ashes•beauty:
It’s officially July, and all across the nation Americans will soon be popping fireworks and grilling with their families to celebrate American freedom (if they aren’t already). In the South especially, any patriotic holiday is celebrated enthusiastically, and rightly so. We have so much to be thankful for. Independence Day is a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the bravery… Continue reading Don’t Take American Freedom For Granted