North American Youth Congress (NAYC). What an incredible event! 33,000+ teenagers, young adults, youth workers, and young ministers gathering in an area to worship the God that created all things. I am excited that it’s 2017 and that NAYC will be at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. I have attended the last four NAYC […]Read more "NAYC Tips"
Welcome to Jerusalem! You made it to an upper room with the other 119 individuals. The disciples began to tell you about their last moments with Jesus where he stated “For John baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence. But Ye shall receive power, after that […]Read more "The Day of Pentecost: Is the promise still alive?"
Summer is here, and school is out! Students do not have to turn in assignments, study for exams, or have to sit at a desk for seven hours. Those things are now replaced with swimming, backyard cookouts, and family vacations. As a student, I enjoyed hearing that last bell ring and seeing what summer […]Read more "Why Youth Camp?"
When someone makes a promise, their words have an effect on the receiving party. When the head coach of your favorite football team says that he will lead the team to the Super Bowl, you start to feel excited. When your doctor prescribes a particular medication and promises you that it will help your sickness, […]Read more "The Promises That Never Fade"
Welcome to fight night! You know it’s not going to be an easy match. The press and fans have been giving you titles like Underdog and Wannabe. Their voices are playing like a radio in your mind as you walk down to the ring with your coach. He tells you to stay calm and to […]Read more "This Is Your Fight! "
You are back with the disciples. All of you are still quiet from the effects of the past events. A loud bang at the door breaks the silence. Startled you get up from your chair and run towards the door. You crack it open and see Mary Magdalene out of breath. She looks like she […]Read more "The Resurrection: Complete "
It’s over. He’s gone. You weep with the others as they lower his body off of the cross. You see Mary walk up and fall to her knees as she laid her eyes on him. One Roman soldier leans down next to her and places his hand on her shoulder. As he tries to ease […]Read more "The Burial: Giving Him The Pieces "