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A Heavy Heart While Hearing About Jesus in the Media

A Heavy Heart While Hearing About Jesus in the Media

The other day I was looking through Spotify for different versions of the Christmas song “O Holy Night.” It is one of my favorite songs of the season because I love that high and beautiful note at the end (“O night, divine...”). I was exploring for more recordings to hear different artists sing the song and belt the note…

Your Screens Can Blind You: Finding Joy in the Unseen

Your Screens Can Blind You: Finding Joy in the Unseen

*Article originally published on Desiring God. “We walk by faith, not by sight” (2 Corinthians 5:7). In the current technological world, these famous words by the apostle Paul are becoming increasingly difficult to follow. Sight has always been one of humanity’s primary senses. But now, in the age of colorful screens constantly vying for our attention, it is becoming tougher and tougher to trust in what we cannot see and walk by faith. It is a battle we each fight every day…

The Silence We Desperately Need Today

The Silence We Desperately Need Today

*Article originally published on Desiring God. I often hear about the benefits of silence in our world of sound. Many people — secular and religious — recommend taking time away from television, music, videos, news, and social media to sit in silence and just be. This is all well and good, but it can get confusing as to why. What is the point of silence?