Does God speak to us?

Does God speak to us?

At the young age of 9, while sitting in a fold-out cushioned chair next to people I don't know, I heard the word, "Go". I wasn't sure what to do with it, or why I heard it, so I remained silent. I've heard this particular voice many times throughout my life and you won’t believe how its changed me.

Taking Risks With The Holy Spirit

Taking Risks With The Holy Spirit

Where I came from, fun was important. There were little to no discussions about self-control, or what it looks like to take personal responsibility for my choices, whether healthy or unhealthy. There was little sound teaching about the difference between human ways and God’s ways, much less listening to the Holy Spirit.

No Ordinary Church, No Ordinary Story

No Ordinary Church, No Ordinary Story

It was early September of 2013. While on my knees by my bed one morning, I asked God for a community of leaders that I could love and serve. I had just moved to the area and felt the deepest desire to connect to people in the community. When I was done praying I got up on my feet and made my bed.

Why Is The Holy Spirit Filled With Comfort

Why Is The Holy Spirit Filled With Comfort

When your mind is racing, like mine is right now, where do you go to shut it off?

I was called evil, a scammer and a liar by someone a few minutes ago. I understand he’s controlled by substance abuse, but it still hurts momentarily nonetheless. My human instinct wanted to convince him otherwise, but the Spirit inside tells me it wouldn’t do any good.