Young Adult Blog

  • The Interesting Relationship Between Fear and Love

    The Interesting Relationship Between Fear and Love

    The Bible teaches that love and fear are opposites. How does the Bible define true love, and why is love the opposite of fear? Everyone dreams about love,...Read More

  • 3 Reasons to Pray for the Kingdom of God

    3 Reasons to Pray for the Kingdom of God

    When asked about prayer, Jesus instructed His disciples to pray “Your kingdom come.” Let’s consider some reasons why this prayer is so important. In His...Read More

  • 3 More Things I Learned as a Camp Counselor

    Serving at Camp Arrowhead taught me many lessons. After writing my first post on things I learned, I thought of three more I’d like to share. Other than the...Read More

  • Lessons I Learned From Nepal’s Water Crisis

    Lessons I Learned From Nepal’s Water Crisis

    Spending eight weeks in Nepal taught me the value of clean water and caused me to consider what kind of water I drink in spiritually. Where does your...Read More

  • The Feast of Trumpets: A Call to Steadfastness

    The Feast of Trumpets: A Call to Steadfastness

    The Feast of Trumpets is a time that symbolizes the victorious return of Christ and the resurrection of the saints. That truth should inspire us to endure!...Read More

  • Lessons From Jonathan: Son of a Faithless Father

    Lessons From Jonathan: Son of a Faithless Father

    Having a father who is a negative influence can be difficult. What can we learn from the example of a son who overcame his father’s bad example? A chip off...Read More

  • 3 Things I Learned as a Camp Counselor

    3 Things I Learned as a Camp Counselor

    Camp is an awesome experience for children and adults alike. Volunteering doesn’t just help the kids—it can also help adults draw closer to God. Camp is an...Read More

  • Lessons From Scuba

    Lessons From Scuba

    Open water divers are trained to dive within their limits to minimize the risks of diving. God’s laws actually have a similar function! I recently became...Read More

  • Culture Shock

    Culture Shock

    A trip to Africa led me to consider the topic of culture shock. Just as I was a foreigner in a different culture, God’s people are foreigners in this...Read More

  • How Great Is God’s Mercy?

    How Great Is God’s Mercy?

    By looking at two examples of how God showed mercy and forgiveness to men in the Old Testament, we can appreciate how God will do the same for us today. The four words were ringing in...Read More

  • Three Tips for Safety on Social Media

    Three Tips for Safety on Social Media

    Social media has great benefits—and great dangers. Here are three simple tips that can help reduce those dangers so that you can enjoy the benefits! The Internet—all of the information...Read More

  • 3 Lessons I Learned From Bible Journaling

    3 Lessons I Learned From Bible Journaling

    In January 2015 I began Bible journaling. What is Bible journaling and how can it make your Bible study more effective? Here are three lessons I have learned. A few years ago, I found...Read More

  • The One Relationship That Will Never Let Us Down

    The One Relationship That Will Never Let Us Down

    Relationships on the human level often carry an expectation of pain and conflict. Many eventually fail. But our relationship with God should be the opposite. We’ve all heard it before:...Read More

  • What a View!

    What a View!

    Looking out my airplane window at an amazing view of Africa made me think of the view God has when He looks down at His creation. Few sights can compare with the view from an airplane....Read More

  • Will He Find Faith?

    Will He Find Faith?

    Christ asked if He would find faith on the earth upon His return. The answer is yes and no. Our real focus should be: Will He really find faith in us? This year, I was privileged to...Read More

  • Our Ironman Race

    Our Ironman Race

    The Ironman Triathlon is one of the most grueling endurance races to ever challenge its participants. What can this race teach us about our Christian lives? The full Ironman Triathlon...Read More

  • Sowing Good Consequences for Eternal Life

    Sowing Good Consequences for Eternal Life

    Sometimes we can’t see how the things we do now will affect our future. But a young man who made many mistakes can help us understand how God sees things. “Do not remember the sins of...Read More

  • Lessons From Forcing Myself to Watch Star Wars

    Lessons From Forcing Myself to Watch Star Wars

    Recently I forced myself to watch the Star Wars movies and learn what they are all about. I found that this experience had some parallels for our spiritual lives. With much...Read More

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