Why Trusting God is (Most Likely) the Most Brilliant Thing You Could Ever Do

What does it mean to trust God part 2  Here’s a link to the first part of this series: What does it really mean to trust God? “Trust,” according to Google, is defined as:medium.com The online dictionary defines “brilliant” as: “very bright and radiant” or “exceptionally clever or talented” Why Should Anyone “Trust” God? A young …

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Boaz’s Song

Bible Songs by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Ruth and Boaz. One of the most famous love stories in the Bible. And it is a love story, in more ways than one. Did Boaz love Ruth when he married her, and she him? Romantically, I mean, in the sense that most modern people think of when …

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Ruth’s Song

Bible Songs by Grace Hope Gratitude Music One of perhaps the most famous stories in the Bible is the story of Ruth, the widow who followed her mother in law into a familiar country and culture. A pagan woman who chose to turn to God and in turn was rewarded with a husband and children …

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How Beautiful Your Tents

Bible Songs by Grace Hope Gratitude Music How does God feel about His people? What is God’s love like? Sometimes we might feel like God loves us not because he likes us but because He’s God and He has to. It’s his job description. His love is like a duty. I mean, look at us, …

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Why Not Me?

Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Why me? It’s a common question, especially when unspoken. Rarely do we flip perspectives and ask, why NOT me? Perhaps we should. It might make life easier to bear. Related Bible Verses Job 5:6-7 For hardship does not spring from the soil, nor does trouble sprout from  the …

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Why is the Night

Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Does it ever feel like night is endless? Figuratively, I mean. That the awful situation you are in will last forever? I’ve been in such a situation for years on end. It HAS gotten better, but often feels only like variations of darkness. Dawn feels like it’s close, …

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Walls of Jericho

Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music In the Old Testament, there’s an incredible story about the Israelites who knock down a massive city wall simply by marching around it 13 times and then making a lot of noise. Of course, it was God who really did it, but why did he choose to use …

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Where Can I Hide My Heart?

Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Life ain’t ideal, we know that. A lot of people in the society I live in like to talk about “being true to yourself, no matter what others think,” but for most folks, that’s simply unrealistic. We care too much what others think of us, and we love-hate …

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What Does it Take to Grow Up?

Other Originals by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Growing up means new responsibilities, but also new burdens. The process of growing can hurt, but can also be fun. And in some ways, growing up is a choice, although growing old isn’t… Related Bible Verses 1 Corinthians 13:11 When I was a child, I talked like a …

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Why I Am a Christian Hypocrite

There are two major arguments against Christianity (or theism, in general): the problem of evil and suffering the problem of Christian hypocrites Atheists (and other non-Christian religionists, but mostly atheists — at least in my part of the world) argue that these two problems are the Achilles’ heel of theism, and Christianity in particular. People argue that: …

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