#GradAdvice: A Recent Graduate’s Encouragement for the College Senior

#GradAdvice: A Recent Graduate’s Encouragement for the College Senior

Graduation season is here again, and students, especially seniors, feel the pressure as they take finals, finalize summer plans, nail job interviews, and prepare to enter the mystical realm called "real life." It's an exciting yet slightly terrifying period as they walk across the stage into a new world of possibilities, hopes, and dreams. A [...]

Lost: Myself

Lost: Myself

"What am I even doing with my life?" "I feel like I have no sense of direction." "I just need to take some time to find myself." Can you relate? It's probably safe to say that most of us have experienced similar feelings of restlessness at some point in our lives. You may even be [...]

Would I Give Everything?

Would I Give Everything?

What are you willing to give? What would it take for you to become bitter towards God? What would it take for you to turn your back on your faith? This is a question I have thought a lot about recently. What do I value more than my relationship with God? Relationships? Family? Career? Entertainment? [...]

Where’s the Chocolate?: The Disappointments of Progressive Christianity

Where’s the Chocolate?: The Disappointments of Progressive Christianity

Easter mornings as a Hiltz kid were almost as exciting as Christmas mornings. My brothers and I would go to bed Saturday night knowing that on Sunday a special Easter basket would be waiting for us on our dressers when we woke up. The best part of any Easter basket is most certainly the chocolate, [...]

Crazy, Inseparable Love

Crazy, Inseparable Love

Nothing can separate us from the Love of Christ. Think about that! That's crazy. I've been reading through Romans in my devotional time and man. I've never really pondered that thought. Nothing in the whole world can separate us from the Love of Christ. In Romans 8 Paul says: "For I am sure that neither [...]