Quotes From The Need Movement About Dances
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Dances in high school bring about a lot of emotions.  Self-image issues, being scared of being rejected, and wanting to be popular are all feelings that can come about when high school dances come around. In my book, The Need Movement: Raw Truths of the ...Read the rest

A Tip About Prayer
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One of the most frustrating things about the Christian life can be prayer.  I know it should not be this way, but it just is.  Prayer can be difficult.  I know what it is like to lay in bed at night, start to pray, fall ...Read the rest

The Gathering Youth Group Recap

This past Sunday I had the privilege of speaking at The Gathering.  The Gathering is the youth group at Shadow Mountain Community Church in San Diego, CA.  It was a really great time!  Here are some pictures:                 ...Read the rest

9/11 And Community

12 years ago today, on September 11, 2001, one of the biggest tragedies happened.  Two airplanes crashed into the Twin Towers in New York.  A terrorist group had attacked the United States.  And not just anywhere in the United States.  No, this was New York ...Read the rest

Thinking About Syria

The other day I found this great article on Religious News Service that offers three different perspectives on the conflict in Syria.  You should check it out as it is very interesting. As young people, I believe we need to start thinking about this kind ...Read the rest

Three Verses For This School Year
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Because it’s after Labor Day, I am assuming most of us, if not all of us, are in school by now.  I wanted to share three Bible verses that should help shape your time in this school year: John 3:17: For God did not send ...Read the rest